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 HUMAN RESOURCES ORIENTATION  

 

Monday, August 7, 2017 - 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM

University of North Florida   

Talon Room, Osprey Commons - Bldg. 16/Room 4202 

HR Orientation & Crisis Management Training 

 

 

NEW FACULTY WELCOME RECEPTION 

Monday, August 7, 2017 - 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

 

  Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville 

  333 N Laura St, Jacksonville, FL 32202

 Hosted by Academic Affairs

 


NEW FACULTY ORIENTATION

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 8:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.

 

  University of North Florida 

 Talon Room, Osprey Commons - Bldg. 16/Room 4202

 

  8:30 a.m.  Orientation Registration & Continental Breakfast

 

    9:00 - 9:30 a.m.  Provost's Welcome 

 

  9:30 - 10:30 a.m.  Faculty Panel: My UNF Story 

 

  10:45 - 11:05 a.m.  Academic Technology and Support  

 

  11:05 - 11:35 a.m.  Teaching & Research Technology through CIRT  

  

  11:35 - 12:00 p.m.  The Science of Student Engagement and Learning

 

  12:00 p.m.  Lunch 

 

  12:45 - 2:00 p.m.  Student & Faculty Issues 

 

   2:15 - 2:45 p.m.  Your First Year 

 


 

 

 WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 

 Syllabus Ready! - Part 2  

  Dan Richard, Director, Office of Faculty Enhancement (OFE)

 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

  Biology Resource Room - Bldg 59/Room 2701

  A well-designed syllabus can set the course for a successful semester. A well-designed course makes for a well-designed syllabus. In this three-part workshop, faculty will work on key elements of their course syllabus and address essential components of course design. Faculty will receive feedback on their syllabus design at each step. Part 1 will be completed online through Canvas following registration.

 

Starting your Research at UNF   

  John Kantner, Associate VP for Research    

  Cheresa Boston, Director, Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP)   

 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

   Biology Resource Room - Bldg 59/Room 2701 

  This session will provide useful information about starting your research program at UNF. The session will address pursuing external funding, applying for internal grant programs, and navigating research integrity. Meet the staff in the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs and hear from faculty about their successful research strategies.  

 

 Canvas 101  

   Justin Lerman, Center for Instruction & Research Technology (CIRT)   

  1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

  Computer Science - Bldg 15/Room 1104

This hands-on, instructor-led session provides an overview of Canvas, UNF’s new learning management system.  Instructors learn about the Canvas interface and how to create content, assignments, quizzes, and discussions. Mobile apps, student tracking, and grade management are also covered.

      

  

 

Thursday, August 10, 2017  

 

 


Syllabus Ready! - Part 3   

  Dan Richard, Director, Office of Faculty Enhancement (OFE)  

 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

  Biology Resource Room - Bldg 59/Room 2701

  A well-designed syllabus can set the course for a successful semester. A well-designed course makes for a well-designed syllabus. In this three-part workshop, faculty will work on key elements of their course syllabus and address essential components of course design. Faculty will receive feedback on their syllabus design at each step. Part 1 will be completed online through Canvas following registration.

 

 Library Partners for Research and Instruction   

 Stephanie Race, Associate University Librarian

  Carpenter Library - Tour - Bldg 12/Library Lobby, 11:00 a.m.

 Carpenter Library - Lunch - Bldg 12/Room 2405, 11:20 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

 

  This is an opportunity to meet your library liaison and discover how the library can assist you with your research and instructional needs. Learn about the library instruction program, connecting with library resources in Canvas, the university's institution repository, and more. Tours of the new Library Commons and demonstrations of the collaborative workspaces will be available. 

 

 

 

 

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