New Faculty Programming

New Faculty Development Sessions

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

The Center for Teaching works closely with Elizabeth Skomp, Associate Dean for Inclusion and Faculty Development, to provide orientation and year-long programming for our new faculty.  Unless otherwise noted, all sessions will take place from 3-5 pm. This year’s schedule is as follows: 

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