University of Iowa

November 2013 – Campus-wide Faculty Development Opportunities

To: 
Deans, Directors, and Departmental Executive Office
From: 
Diane Finnerty, Director of Faculty HR and Development
Date: 
November 14, 2013
Subject: 
November 2013 – Campus-wide Faculty Development Opportunities

Please help spread the word about the following campus-wide faculty development opportunities in November.  A calendar of these events is also available via downloadable .pdf at: http://provost.uiowa.edu/sites/provost.uiowa.edu/files/11_2013_calendar.pdf

November 8: TILE Labs: Accelerator Best Practices
Sponsor: Information Technology Services
Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Location:  1022 LIB
Register at: http://tile.uiowa.edu/events

November 12: Strategies for Dealing with the Stress, Rejection and Haters in Your Midst (NCFDD Online Tele-workshop)
Co-sponsors: Office of the Provost, Chief Diversity Office
Time: 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Location:  351 IMU (Michigan Room) or participate via your personal computer
http://provost.uiowa.edu/facultysuccess

November 13: Beyond Books: The Digital Curriculum
Sponsor: Information Technology Services
Time: 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Location: 2520D UCC
Contact Steve Silva, ITS, to register: stephen-silva@uiowa.edu

November 14: New Faculty Social Gathering (designed for new faculty members within their first two years)
Sponsor: Faculty-led group, supported by the Office of the Provost
Time:  5:00-7:00 p.m.
Location: Sanctuary Pub, 405 S. Gilbert St, Iowa City
Contact Sarah Bruch to register: sarah-bruch@uiowa.edu

November 18: How Department Chairs Can Be Effective Allies for Under-Represented Faculty
(NCFDD Online Tele-workshop)
Sponsor: Office of the Provost, Chief Diversity Office
Time: 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Location: 2520B UCC or participate via your personal computer
Register at http://provost.uiowa.edu/facultysuccess

November 22: Addressing Implicit Bias (Part 2): Recognizing Bias in the Workplace and Evidence-based Tools to Minimize Its Impact
Sponsor: Office of the Provost, Chief Diversity Office
Time: 8:30-10:00 a.m.
Location:2520D UCC
Register at: https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9BT6fMD1abcIMTj

November 24-26: Good Teaching Re-Framed: Teaching Content Through Inquiry Faculty Institute
Sponsor: Center for Teaching
Time:  11/24/13, 3:00-6:00 p.m. through 11/26/13 (three-day institute)
Location: 350 Van Allen

Register at: http://cft.uiowa.edu/programs-events/institutes
For additional information about upcoming faculty development events, please see the Campus-wide Faculty Development Calendar at: http://provost.uiowa.edu/sites/provost.uiowa.edu/files/calendar.pdf or contact Diane Finnerty, Director of Faculty HR and Development, Office of the Provost by phone: 335-3991 or email:  diane-finnerty@uiowa.edu.

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