Welcome New Faculty!
Looking forward to seeing you at Incoming Faculty Orientation in August 2017
The Vice Provost for Faculty, Dr. Kathryn Roeder, plans Incoming Faculty Orientation in collaboration with the Eberly Center. If you have not yet signed up, please contact email@example.com. This year's agenda is below.
Here we highlight three areas of our teaching website to help you as you begin thinking about your course design and write your syllabus:
We encourage you to take advantage of the Eberly Center’s services and resources as you work to become more effective and efficient in your teaching.
Incoming Faculty Orientation Agenda
2017 Incoming Faculty Orientation Agenda
Location: Singleton Room, Roberts Hall
Monday, Aug 21:
9:00- 9:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:30-10:15 CMU Overview
10:15-10:45 Interactive Exercise (Community-building ice breaker)
11:00-11:30 How the University Works
11:30-12:00 How Students Learn Best & Support for Teaching @ CMU
12:45-2:15 Understanding CMU Policies & Practices that Balance Rigor & Student Support
2:30-3:30 Course & Syllabus Design
3:30- 5:00 Meet and Greet Reception highlighting Key University Resources
Tuesday, Aug 22:
9:00-9:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:30-11:15 Research on How Learning Works & Effective Teaching Strategies
11:30-12:30 Technology Enhanced Learning @ CMU: Opportunities & Support
1:15-2:15 Calibrating to Teaching at CMU (Faculty Panel)
2:30-4:00 Bias Busters
Wednesday, Aug 23:
9:30-10:30 Funding your work: How can CMU help?
10:45-11:45 Funding your work: Best practices panel discussion