Carnegie Mellon University

Resources for New Faculty

Welcome to the Dietrich College at Carnegie Mellon University! We are delighted that you are joining our university community.

We are committed to creating the best possible environment for you to inspire students through teaching, achieve your scholarship goals, and to serve your discipline, our campus, and global communities.

As part of your arrival on campus, all new faculty members are invited to attend the CMU Incoming Faculty Orientation will be held virtually from August 23-25, 2021.

Dietrich College Incoming Faculty Orientation

The Dietrich College Incoming Faculty will be held on August 26th from 12:00-4:00pm.

The Dietrich College Incoming Faculty Orientation will is a one-day event intended to help strengthen connections with the college community by meeting faculty from other departments during our welcome lunch. It is also an opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of resources within the college during our afternoon sessions. 

In addition to the agenda at right, individual 10-minute headshot sessions will be scheduled with the university photographer between 9:00 AM -11:50 AM. Schedule information will be provided when RSVPing for orientation.

Schedule

12:00 PM                                 Incoming Faculty Group Photo

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM              Dean’s Welcome Lunch

1:00 PM – 1:30 PM                Micro-Sessions: Dietrich College Programs

1:30 PM – 2:15 PM                Dietrich College General Education Program

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM                Micro-Sessions: Dietrich College Programs

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM                Dietrich College Promotion and Tenure Process

New Faculty Resources

The Carnegie Mellon Vice Provost for Faculty website is a great resource for faculty at all stages in their careers. The Eberly Center for Teaching Excellence website is a great resource for teaching resources.