Early Career Faculty Onboarding

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) created this yearlong on-boarding series in the hopes of continuing to build community with our new faculty and to provide them with "just-in-time" information. All educators are welcome regardless of your time here at Kennesaw State University.

Spring 2024

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    Thinking Strategically about Annual Reviews

    January 18, 2024

    11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

    Performance evaluation of faculty members is required at KSU. While some aspects of the process are college/department specific, the overall structure of the process is the same across the institution. Come to this session to gain insight on how to present yourself in the best light while keeping in mind what your chair and college need to see. We will also address the technical aspect of the review process.

    Facilitators: Michele DiPietro, Corinne McNamara, Wes Daggerhart

    Learn More and Register Here
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      Legally, What Faculty Need to Know at KSU

      February 6, 2024

      2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

      Several USG and KSU policies as well as state and federal laws affect the responsibilities of faculty. Faculty enjoy rights regarding academic freedom and freedom of speech and expression need to be aware of the context and limits of these freedoms. Come to this session to learn more about your rights and responsibilities as a KSU faculty member. 

      Facilitator: Nwakaego Nkumeh Walker

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        Experiential Education at KSU

        March 18, 2024

        2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

        Facilitators: Michele DiPietro, Amy Buddie, Tyler Reinagel, Krysta Fry

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          Expanding the NEST: Cultivating Student Success

          April 9, 2024

          11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

          Facilitators: Michele DiPietro, Lori Lowder