Agenda New Faculty Orientation Monday, August 20, 2018

All New Faculty: Tenure Track, Temporary, and Teaching Associates

Elkin Hall Great Room and Blue Room, Sutton Hall

7:45-8:15

  • Meet and Greet - Continental Breakfast sponsored by the Center for Teaching Excellence
  • A representative from IT Services will be available on-site for new faculty with questions.

8:15-8:30

  • Welcome

8:30-8:45

  • Orientation Overview

8:45-9:15

  • Empowering Student Success

9:15-10:00

  • Panel: Student Life and Co-Curricular Engagement

10:00-10:10

  • Break

10:10-11:10

  • Panel: Responding to Student's Unique Needs

11:10-11:50

  • Advising

 

11:50-12:00

  • Break — Walk to Blue Room, Sutton Hall

12:00-1:10

  • Lunch sponsored by President Michael Driscoll — Blue Room, Sutton Hall

1:10-1:30

  • Please go to Elkin Hall Great Room. The next session begins promptly at 1:30 p.m.

1:30-3:00

  • APSCUF Overview and Membership
  • PA Faculty Health and Welfare Fund
  • Review of Key University Policies Related to Teaching
    1. Syllabus
    2. Office Hours
    3. Academic Integrity
    4. Student Conduct
    5. Final Exam Policy
    6. Mid-term and Final Grades
    7. Peer/Chair Evaluations
    8. Student Evaluations

3:00-3:10

  • Break: APSCUF will be available for questions.

3:10-3:50

  • Time Management for New Faculty

3:50-4:30

  • Benefits and Human Resources (will also be available after the meeting adjourns)

4:30

  • Evaluation of Day One and Questions