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New Faculty Orientation

Hosted by the Center for Faculty Development, New Faculty Orientation is packed with critical information, resources and support for new faculty at the University of Colorado Denver.  The two-day event offers tips on navigating the University system, advice on tapping resources to support teaching and research, key introductions to University contacts and, information on tenure and promotion, and non-tenure track faculty support.  

REGISTER FOR NEW FACULTY ORIENTATION

If you are attending New Faculty Orientation via Zoom video conference, please click on the link below to join the meeting.

Zoom Meeting Link:

https://ucdenver.zoom.us/my/ucdcfd


New Faculty Orientation Schedule (Tentative)
Monday, August 14, 2017
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Discovery Wall, Auraria Library

8:30 am     Continental Breakfast
9:15 am     Welcome!

                Dorothy Horrell, PhD., Chancellor, University of Colorado Denver

                Laura Goodwin, PhD., Associate Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs          

9:30am       Getting to Know New Faculty

                Margaret C. Wood, PhD., Director, Center for Faculty Development (CFD)

9:50 am      Who Are We? By the Numbers

                Video by Amy Osatinski, CU Online & Margaret C. Wood, CFD

                Discussion Facilitated by: Raul Cardenas, Ph.D., Associate Vice Chancellor for                       Student Affairs & Margaret C. Wood, CFD

 10:15 am    Break
 10:30 am   Diversity Matters @ CU Denver

                Brenda J. Allen, Ph.D., Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion

 10:50 am    Teaching Matters @ CU Denver

                 Margaret C. Wood, PhD., Director, CFD

                 Jason, Drysdale, PhD., Manager of Academic Technology, CU Online

                 Jeff Franklin, PhD., Associate Vice Chancellor for Undergraduate Experience

 11:15am     The Real Deal: Faculty Panel

                 Facilitated by: Joni Dunlap, PhD., Associate Professor, Faculty Fellow

12:00 pm     Tapas Lunch and Resouce Fair (Terrace Room, Lawrence Street Center)
1:30 pm        Research Matters @ CU Denver
1:50 pm        Community Matters @ CU Denver

                 Christopher Koziol, Associate Professor, Architecture

2:10 pm        Reappointment, Tenure & Promotion

                 Bob Damrauer, PhD., Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative Activities

2:40 pm        Non-tenure Track Faculty

                 Vivian Shyu, PhD., Clinical Assistant Professor, Psychology, President UCDALI

                 Jane Hansberry, PhD.,  Scholar in Residence, School of Public Affairs

3:00 pm        Practical Issues for New Faculty
3:45 pm       Closing Remarks

                 Margaret Wood, PhD., Director, CFD

4:00 pm         Reception at Euclid Hall (Optional)    

      
Tuesday, August 15
9:30 am - Noon (Optional Session)
1300 Lawrence Street Center (CU Online Training Room)

9:30 am        Canvas Basics

                 Amy Arnold, Academic Services Senior Professional, CU Online

10:30 am      Break 
10:45am      Just-in-Time Teaching Skills (stations)
  • Ice Breakers for F2F and Online Classes
  • Create a Short Video for Your Class (Creation Station)
  • Setting Ground Rules in Your Class
  • Tips for an Inclusive Classroom
  • 1:1 Canvas Help  

12:00 pm      Lunch Break (Lunch Provided)

1:00 - 4:30 (Human Resources, Required Session)
Business School, Prologis Classroom (2100)
  • Risk Management

  • Auraria Campus Police

  • Registrar's Office (FERPA)

  • Office of Equity

  • The Phoenix Center

  • Ombuds

  • Central Human Resources

  • Employee Services


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