Each August, Faculty Affairs hosts New Faculty Orientation (NFO) and the Center for Teaching and Learning hosts a Fall Teaching Kickoff event. (See below for the 2016 dates for NFO events.)
A draft schedule for this year's NFO can be found here. For more information about Teaching Kickoff (a series of interactive workshops aimed at getting faculty members geared up and ready for the first day of class), click here. Additional details about the 2016 events are forthcoming.
Click here to RSVP to New Faculty Orientation and/or the President's Dinner.
|Fall Teaching Kickoff||Aug. 15||9 a.m.-3 p.m.||Clough Commons, Room 102|
|New Faculty Benefits Orientation||Aug. 16||9:30 a.m.-noon||Wardlaw, Gordy Room|
|Using T-Square||Aug. 16||2-4 p.m.||Georgia Tech Library, Homer Rice Center|
|*^New Faculty Orientation||Aug. 17||8 a.m.-5 p.m.||Global Learning Center|
|*^Welcome Reception||Aug. 17||5-6:30 p.m.||Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center|
|Using T-Square||Aug. 18||9-11 a.m.||Georgia Tech Library, Homer Rice Center|
|Using Clickers||Aug. 19||10 a.m.-12 p.m.||Georgia Tech Library, Homer Rice Center|
|*^President's Reception and Dinner||Aug. 24||5-8 p.m.||Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center Ballroom|
|*Part-time New Faculty Orientation||Aug. 31||3:30-5 p.m.||Clough Commons, 469|
*Hosted by the Office of Faculty Affairs, Office of the Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Faculty Development.
^ Newly Hired full-time “permanent” academic faculty are invited to these events, which includes tenure-track or tenured assistant, associate, and full professors, Lecturers, Academic Professionals at all ranks, and Professors of the Practice. Brittain fellows and visiting assistant professors have their own new faculty orientation organized by the schools of Literature, Media, and Communications (LMC) and Math, respectively.