The New Faculty Seminar is an academic year-long endeavor that seeks to orient new faculty to Western Michigan University. New faculty engage with speakers and more seasoned faculty on a wide variety of topics. Sessions begin mid-September and continue through mid-April.
Seminars are planned to occur every other Tuesday in the Fetzer Center from 12:30-1:45. There will be meetings every Tuesday in November.
This document contains finalized dates and presenters. Schedule
From September 25th, 2012 until December 4th, 2012
From January 15th, 2013 until February 26th, 2013 as well as March 19th and April 9th
Feel free to contact firstname.lastname@example.org you have questions or would like to get involved.
|9/25/2012||Tenure and Promotion Expectation||Provost Tim Greene|
|10/9/2012||University Library Services||Michele Behr, Donna Dluge|
|10/23/2012||Research Compliance||Julia Mays, John Center|
|11/6/2012||Advising||Kevin Knutson & Sue Stapleton|
|11/13/2012||Recognizing and Preventing Campus Violence||Cam Vossen & Andrew Bachmann|
|11/20/2012||Creating a White Paper for Grants||Leonard Ginsberg|
|11/27/2012||Active Shooter/Intruder Response: developing a survival mindset||Cam Vossen & Andrew Bachmann|
|12/4/2012||Course Development Basics I||Allison Kelaher Young|
|1/15/2013||Course Development Basics II||Allison Kelaher Young|
|1/29/2013||Managing Difficult Students and Academic Dishonesty||Donna Talbot, Kathy Mitchell, Joyce Lew|
|2/12/2013||Financial Planning||Sanford Financial|
|2/26/2013||Work-Life Balance: Staying Productive and Sane on the Tenure Track||TBA|
|3/19/2013||2nd Year Portfolio Prep||Allison Kelaher Young|
|4/9/2013||Academic Year in Review||Provost Tim Greene|