New Faculty Programming

The CfT works closely with Elizabeth Skomp, Associate Dean for Inclusion and Faculty Development, to provide orientation and year-long programming for our new faculty. This year’s schedule is as follows:

New Faculty Development Sessions

(Center for Teaching, 2nd floor of duPont Library)

Unless otherwise noted, all sessions will take place from 3-5 p.m.

Friday, September 14, 2018, 4-5:30 p.m. (Torian Room)
- Course design / proposing new courses (with a representative from the Curriculum and Academic Policy Committee)
- "Small teaching" and practical pedagogical strategies 

Friday, November 2, 2018, 3-5 p.m. (Center for Teaching)
- Mid-semester feedback and problem-solving protocol
- Optional consultation: syllabi and practical pedagogical strategies

Thursday, December 13, 2018, 12-2 p.m. (Center for Teaching)
- Reflections on the first semester 

Friday, February 1, 2019, 3-5 p.m. (Center for Teaching)
- Diversity, equity, and inclusion: the inclusive classroom

Friday, March 1, 2019, 3-5 p.m. (Center for Teaching)
- Getting to know the University: student and staff panels

Friday, April 12, 2019, 3-5 p.m. (Center for Teaching)
- Balancing teaching, research, and service: reflecting on the first year and preparing for the second-year review
- Brief overview of College and University committees and service




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