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Office of the Provost Iowa New Faculty Orientation (INFO)

Tuesday, August 18, 2020
1:00-5:00 pm
Delivered via Zoom. Meeting ID will be provided after online registration is complete.

Optional Sessions: Attendance at the INFO program is optional and designed to complement collegiate orientation programs, which may be required.

Faculty members hired since September 2019 are invited to attend the 2020 Iowa New Faculty Orientation.

Agenda (2020)

Time Agenda
1:00 p.m.

Welcome
Bruce Harreld, University of Iowa president
Kevin Kregel, interim executive vice president and provost and professor of Human Physiology in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Introduction to the University of Iowa
Lois Geist, associate provost for faculty and professor of Internal Medicine in the Carver College of Medicine

2020 Welcome & Introduction to the University of Iowa Recording

1:45 p.m.

Faculty Members' Role in Creating an Inclusive Campus Climate
Maria Bruno, executive director of Belonging and Inclusion and assistant to the vice president for student life
Erin Barnes, clinical assistant professor, Rehabilitation and Counselor Education, College of Education
Bradley Dicharry, associate professor, Studio Division coordinator, Art & Art History, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Tina Tootle, associate professor, Anatomy and Cell Biology, Carver College of Medicine

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Action Plan

2:30 p.m.

Preventing Harassment Education Instructor-led Class
(Satisfies harassment prevention training compliance that is required within first 60 days of employment)
Tiffini Stevenson Earl, associate director and ADA coordinator, Equal Opportunity and Diversity

Harassment Prevention Education Course Information

3:30 p.m.

Overview of UI Benefits: Response to Questions
Sonatina Fernandes, UI Benefits Office

UI Benefits Overview for Faculty

4:30 p.m.

Closing
Lois Geist, associate provost for faculty and professor of Internal Medicine in the Carver College of Medicine

 

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