2019 Provost's New Faculty Orientation

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  • PROGRAM FOR THE PROVOST'S NEW FACULTY ORIENTATION
  • Tuesday, August 13th 2019: The Provost's New Faculty Orientation; 3rd floor of the Student Union. New faculty members are required to attend New Faculty Orientation. Please note, registration for the event will begin promptly at 7:30 a.m Once registered, you will enjoy a continental breakfast and time to meet other new faculty members.  Next, an overview of the University will be presented and people and programs to assist you in your teaching and research will be introduced. Those participating include Chancellor Philip Dubois, Provost Joan Lorden, Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Christine Reed Davis, Yvette Huet, the Director of the ADVANCE Faculty Affairs and Diversity Office, Faculty President Joel Avrin, and representatives from Legal Affairs and the Center for Counseling and Psychological Services. During the Orientation, departmental representatives will be available at a Campus Resources Fair, where new faculty can meet with people from a number of different offices and learn about resources available on campus to help make their transition to the institution as smooth as possible. New faculty will also participate in a networking luncheon with the Deans and Associate Deans from their colleges, and an interactive workshop on Assistance in Addressing Student Needs. The program will conclude at 3:00 p.m.
  • Please park in the visitor areas of the Union parking deck (MAP)
  • If for some reason you cannot attend New Faculty Orientation, please email the ADVANCE Faculty Affairs and Diversity Office, at advanceuncc@uncc.edu or call 704-687-5112.
  • A boxed-style lunch will be provided, but please contact us if you have special dietary needs

 

  • Wednesday, August 14th 2019: Faculty Benefits Orientation: Time and Location TBD
  • Thursday, August 15th 2019: University Convocation: The University Convocation is a chance for members of the campus community to hear about UNC Charlotte’s long-term goals and immediate plans and issues.  Faculty and staff are invited to the University Convocation and the reception preceding it.
  • Friday, August 16th 2019: College Orientations: Check with your individual colleges for information
  • Monday, August 19th 2019: Student Convocation: The Day of Convocation is a day dedicated to welcome and introduce new undergraduate students (freshmen and transfers) to the UNC Charlotte community. The day starts with students assembling with the Dean of their colleges for the Dean’s Welcome. Then, students will walk as a group to the Halton Arena to participate in the New Student Convocation ceremony. The ceremony will be followed by departmental and collegiate activities.