October 2021: OCI – Online Course Planning and Development

Preparing Online Legacy Courses for Spring 2022 Starting in November, members of our instructional design team will begin reaching out to lead faculty of legacy courses — online and hybrid courses that were designed and taught in a previous semester — to prepare course sites for spring 2022. If changes or updates to the course design are requested, the instructional designer assigned to that course … Continue reading October 2021: OCI – Online Course Planning and Development

October 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Engagement

The Faculty and SPS Comms team is highlighting faculty news and blog submissions. Faculty submit news regarding their presentations at events, conferences, guest speakers in class, updates regarding research and more. Please use the following link for news and updates here: https://forms.gle/2xWQzFgzEkCxxMMJ9. Faculty can also submit blog submissions via this form as well as updates to their bios and website photo. To learn more about … Continue reading October 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Engagement

October 2021: Instructional Support – MS Program Support

Instructional Support continues to operate, providing support to MS programs and SPS administrators via Zendesk and Zendesk Talks. Instructional Support is back on campus and also overseeing the Video Assistants and their faculty support. Should you have any questions in person, we are located in Lewisohn 214 from 8am – 7pm. Continue reading October 2021: Instructional Support – MS Program Support

October 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

Updates for Faculty Development include: We have completed the running of our fall pedagogical workshops. Faculty who are interested in receiving or discussing content from these workshops should contact Zach Kornhauser (zk2124@columbia.edu). We are excited to announce the launch of upcoming faculty forums, which will be held on alternating Thursdays (from 1-2pm) beginning on October 21st and running throughout the Fall and Spring semesters. These … Continue reading October 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

October 2021: 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 Fall and Spring 2022. The team is also continuing to support the recruitment of instructors for Pre-College program and hyflex video assistants. We are commencing our first full-time faculty search and look forward to further full-time faculty searches in 2021-2022. Continue reading October 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Recruitment

October 2021: Instructional Support – Events Support

Instructional Support continues to support all course or curriculum related program events virtually or in-person. Please see the specific breakdown below:    Academic events—course or curriculum related content (e.g., block weeks, intensives, capstone/seminar, student roundtables, lectures, etc.) Curriculum/skills based trainings and workshops Meetings/internal gatherings Provides access to a dedicated Zoom webinar account for programs supporting their own online events and activities Continue reading October 2021: Instructional Support – Events Support