Each August, Faculty Affairs hosts New Faculty Orientation (NFO) and the Center for Teaching and Learning hosts a Fall Teaching Kickoff event. Please see the full schedule below for the details and registration links.
For more information about Teaching Kickoff (a series of interactive workshops aimed at getting faculty members geared up and ready for the first day of class), click here.
For the New Faculty Onboarding Checklist from the Office of Human Resources, click here.
Please note that participants need to register for Fall Teaching Kickoff and training sessions separately from New Faculty Orientation registration.
Fall 2019 New Faculty Orientation Event Schedule
|Aug. 12||Several Sessions Available||Clough Undergraduate Learning Commons||
|*^New Faculty Orientation||Aug. 13||8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.||Georgia Tech Global Learning Center||closed|
|*^Welcome Reception||Aug. 13||5:00 - 6:30 p.m.||Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center|
|New Faculty OHR Benefits Orientation||Aug. 14||2:00 - 4:00 p.m.||Clough Undergraduate Learning Commons,
|Canvas and Other Classroom Tools Training||Aug. 14-16||Several Sessions Available||Click registration link to the right for more details.||Click Here|
|*Part-time New Faculty Welcome Event||Aug. 29||4:00 - 6:00 p.m.||Student Center - Crescent Room||Click Here|
|*^Provost's New Faculty Reception and Dinner||Sept. 17||5:30 - 8:30 p.m.||Georgia Tech Hotel Ballroom||Click Here|
*Hosted by the Office of Faculty Affairs, Office of the Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Faculty Development.
^Newly hired full-time “permanent” academic faculty are invited to these events, which includes tenure-track or tenured assistant, associate, and full professors, Lecturers, Academic Professionals at all ranks, and Professors of the Practice. Brittain fellows and some visiting assistant professors have their own new faculty orientation organized by the schools of Literature, Media, and Communications (LMC); Modern Languages; and Math, respectively.
|Where Do I Go? - Resources Faculty Need
||September 27||11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.||Caddell Building Flex Space||Click Here|
|Engaging Students in the Classroom with Active Learning
||October 17||11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.||Student Center - Piedmont Room||Click Here|
|Writing a Winning Research Proposal
||November 13||11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.||Whitaker Building 1232||Click Here|
|QPR Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training
||December 2||11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.||Student Center - Piedmont Room||Click Here|
|Leading a Successful Research Program
||January 21||11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.||Pettit Building 102B||coming soon|
|Advising & Mentoring Students||February 27||11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.||Bill Moore Student Success Center -
|Mastering Academic Time Management
||March 31||12:00 - 1:30 p.m.||Student Center - Crescent Room||coming soon|
||April 15||12:30 - 2:00 p.m.||Student Center - Piedmont Room||coming soon|
- GT Overview and Student Panel^ (newly hired full-time academic faculty orientation)
- Career Development for Tenure Track Faculty
- Career Development for Non-Tenure Track Faculty
- Teaching at Tech - Sessions I and II
- Research at Tech