December 2020: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

Please see information for upcoming workshops, forums, and training opportunities for faculty listed below:

The faculty development team offered a tailor-made workshop on inclusive teaching and learning to the NECR program. If you are interested in tailoring a workshop to your program, please contact Zachary Kornhauser (zk2124@columbia.edu) or Naureen Madhani (nm2628@columbia.edu)

The Spring 2021 pedagogical workshops and forums started this month. Sign up here: https://calendly.com/cusps-online

Workshops on HyFlex instruction are being offered for new HyFlex instructors. Register here: https://calendly.com/cusps-online/workshop-hyflex-courses

We compiled a Hyflex Guide based on recomendations from faculty who taught n the Hyflex mode. You can access that here: https://academicaffairs.sps.columbia.edu/sites/default/files/content/Documents/Hyflex%20Guide-Faculty%20Tips%20Dec%202020-final.pdf

New HyFlex faculty can learn from experienced HyFlex instructors at one of our interactive faculty forums. Register here: https://calendly.com/cusps-online/hyflex-faculty-forums

Preparation for the Spring Faculty Welcome Event has continued throughout the month of December. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sps-spring-faculty-welcome-event-registration-129735274699


Other updates include:

  • Final faculty forums for the semester for faculty teaching online were held. We discussed lessons learned from the semester.
  • Presentations were given at SPS student orientation on Advanced Strategies for High Performing Graduate Students
  • Faculty Affairs has played an active role in the development and implementation of orientation for faculty in the High School Program