New Faculty Orientation

August 13, 2018 - 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
3rd floor of the Student Union

New faculty members are required to attend New Faculty Orientation.

Please note, registration for the event will begin promptly at 7:30 a.m. 

Once registered, you will enjoy a continental breakfast and time to meet other new faculty members.  Next, an overview of the University will be presented and people and programs to assist you in your teaching and research will be introduced. Those participating include Chancellor Philip Dubois, Provost Joan Lorden, Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Christine Reed Davis, Yvette Huet, the Director of the ADVANCE Faculty Affairs and Diversity Office, Faculty President Richard Leeman, and representatives from Legal Affairs and The Counseling Center. During the Orientation, departmental representatives will be available at a Campus Resources Fair, where new faculty can meet with people from a number of different offices and learn about resources available on campus to help make their transition to the institution as smooth as possible. New faculty will also participate in a networking luncheon, and an interactive workshop on Assistance in Addressing Student Needs. 

The program will conclude at 3:00 p.m.

Please park in the visitor areas of the Union parking deck (MAP)

If for some reason you cannot attend New Faculty Orientation, please email the ADVANCE Faculty Affairs and Diversity Office, at or call 704-687-5112.

A boxed-style lunch will be provided, but please contact us if you have special dietary needs