New Faculty Orientation Schedule

 Day One - August 12, 2019 | ConocoPhillips Integrated Science Building

Time Event Personnel & Presenters
8:00am
  • Registration/Check-in
    ~ Please arrive no later than 8:20am
  • Light refreshment may be available
N/A
8:30am
  • Recognition of Place & Honoring Alaska's Native People
  • Welcome from Chancellor Cathy Sandeen
  • Eva Gregg, UAA Alumna
  • Chancellor Cathy Sandeen
8:45am The Elephant in the Room: An Update on the Budget Situation for You & Your Students

Chancellor Sandeen & selected respondents

9:15 - 10:00am

Introductions

  • Deans, Campus Directors, members of Cabinet and other leaders in attendance
  • New Faculty
  • Faculty Senate President
  • Faculty Union Representatives
  •  Scott Downing, UAA Faculty Senate President
  • Sharon Chamard, UNAC
  • Abel Bult-Ito & Cyndee West, UNAC
10:00 - 10:10am Break N/A
10:10 - 11:30am  Diversity, Inclusion and Student Success at UAA
  • Beth Leonard, Alaska Native Studies
  • Ben Morton, Dean of Students
  • Claudia Lampman, Vice Provost, Student Success
11:30 - 12:00pm  Introduction of the Faculty Development Council: Supporting Teaching, Learning, Career Development | AI&e, CCEL and CAFE
  • Dave Dannenberg, AI&e
  • Donna Aguiniga, CCEL
  • Shawnalee Whitney, CAFE 
12:00 - 12:30pm  Light Lunch N/A
12:30 - 12:45pm 

Catch your breath: General Questions & Coinversation
Resources for just-in-time support:


Teaching Resources and Support (see centers above)

  • Face-to-face teaching and learning
  • eLearning/Online

Career Resources and Support

  • Advice to New Faculty FLC
  • Monday morning sessions
  • Getting started on your P&T file

Libby Roderick & Shawnalee Whitney
Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence

12:45 - 1:30pm Students of Care and Concern

Michael Votava, Associate Dean of Students

1:30 - 1:45pm Break N/A
1:45 - 2:45pm Student Support Resources:
Case Studies in Student Success
Panel
3:00 - 4:00pm Getting Started with UAA Academic Technologies
Universal Design for Learning & Accessibility

Dave Dannenberg & Heather Nash
Academic Innovations & eLearning

4:00 - 5:00pm Introduction to Research Resources and Support Office of Research & Graduate Studies
4:00 - 5:00pm

Individual consultations with CAFE in CPSB Atrium
Individual consultations with AI&e (location TBA)

Note: Additional consultation times will be available during the Fall Teaching Academy, August 19-20. Teaching Academy sessions in Rasmuson Hall and via distance.

  • Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence Staff
  • Academic Innovations & eLearning Staff

Day Two -August 13, 2019 | ConocoPhillips Integrated Science Building

Time Event Personnel & Presenters
8:30am Check In - Coffee & Conversation in Atrium N/A
9:00 - 10:00am

Concurrent Sessions:

  • Term Faculty - Workloads - CPSB 120
  • Tenure Track Faculty - FERPA Training - CPSB 105A
  • Marian Bruce, Faculty Services
  • John Petraitis, Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
  • Lindsey Chadwell, Registrar
10:00 - 11:15am

Concurrent Sessions:

  • Term Faculty - FERPA Training - CPSB 105A
  • Tenure Track Faculty - Workloads - CPSB 120
  • Marian Bruce, Faculty Services
  • John Petraitis, Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
  • Lindsey Chadwell, Registrar
11:15 - 12:00pm Introduction to the Consortium Library (11:15 - 11:30)
Lunch with Library Liaisons
Steve Rolllins, Dean, Consortium Library
12:00 - 4:00pm Human Resource and Benefits Orientation Human Resource Staff
3:00 - 5:00pm Location: Consortium Library, LIB 214
Individual consultations available with staff from Academic Innovations & eLearning available after HR Orientation
Academic Innovations & eLearning Staff