January 2022: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

Updates for Faculty Development include: We held our Spring 2022 Faculty Welcome Event on Jan 13 for both new and returning faculty. Over 180 faculty and staff were in attendance. At the event faculty were provided with key updates from school leadership, and a keynote address was given by Todd Zakrajsek, an internationally recognized pedagogical expert. Todd’s keynote covered key foundational principles of learning as … Continue reading January 2022: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

January 2022: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Engagement

In early 2022 we will launch the Faculty Photo Project, a Communications initiatives focused on faculty have continued to increase, thus necessitating new and additional faculty images to support these efforts. This campaign will also assist SPS in highlighting our efforts to a return-to-campus mindset post-COVID. Continue reading January 2022: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Engagement

January 2022: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Recruitment

The Faculty Recruitment team is supporting the M.S./M.P.S. part-time faculty including associates, and teaching assistants hiring for Summer and Fall 2022. The team is also continuing to support the recruitment of instructors for Pre-College program. We are commencing our 2nd full-time faculty search for SCOM. Continue reading January 2022: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Recruitment

December 2021: From Beth Fisher-Yoshida

Dear SPS Faculty, I just returned from my first international travel, since February 2020, to Colombia, where I have been conducting fieldwork for more than seven years. It was a bit of an ordeal, but worth it to reconnect with my wonderful partners on the ground. One point I would like to highlight is that I was reminded of the longevity of their community peacebuilding … Continue reading December 2021: From Beth Fisher-Yoshida

December 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Onboarding and Policies

Summer 2022 CPS Deadline Deadline Item Submit To 1/3/2022 CPS Submitted to Academic Affairs for Review Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs 1/3/2022 (week of) Academic Affairs Reviews and Approves Sections – Communicates to Programs N/A 1/3/2022 (week of) Review of New Adjunct Faculty COI 1/11/2022 All courses must be entered into Course Management System. Course Management System 1/24/2022 CPS with finalized Faculty (both Lecturers … Continue reading December 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Onboarding and Policies