Full-time faculty begin their careers at John Carroll with New Faculty Seminar, a year-long series of collegial discussions about aspects of life at John Carroll, including: liberal education, mission and identity, teaching and research, student life, and paths to tenure and promotion.  All sessions will take place in the Faculty Lounge from 3:30-5:00 p.m. with light refreshments available. Questions about NFS can be directed to Anne Kugler, Associate Academic Vice President for Faculty Development and Summer Programs, at akugler@jcu.edu, or extension 4770.

Schedule for 2013-2014:

Friday, September 13
“John Carroll and Liberal Arts Education,” facilitated by-Lauren Bowen, Associate Academic Vice President for Student Learning Initiatives and Diversity;  Michelle Millet, Director, Grasselli Library;  Earl Spurgin, Director, Applied Ethics; followed by dinner at Anatolia Cafe.

Friday, October 25
“Who Our Students Are,” facilitated by Sherri Crahen, Dean of Students

Friday, November 15
“John Carroll and the Jesuit Mission,” facilitated by Paul V. Murphy, Vice President for University Mission and Identity

Friday, January 17
“The Tenure Process,” facilitated by Jeanne Colleran, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences; Karen Schuele, Dean of the Boler School of Business; and John Day, Provost and Academic Vice President

Friday, February 21
“Teaching and Research,” facilitated by Malia McAndrew and Tina Facca

Friday, March 21

“Student Engagement,” facilitated by Kathleen Lis Dean, Assistant Provost for Institutional Effectiveness

Friday, April 11

“Faculty Governance,” facilitated by Roy Day, Chair and Dwight Hahn, Vice Chair of Faculty Council

Sunday, May 4

6:00 p.m.

End of Year Dinner