Faculty Professional Development Workshop Series

The workshop series is developed to inform the new faculty within the first year of their arrival, or other interested faculty about the resources available in the college and the university. Workshops are offered bi-weekly, for an hour, on Thursdays between 11am and 12pm on zoom unless specified otherwise.

Workshop Registration:

Please use the following link to register for the workshop(s) of your choice by Qualtrics survey.

Workshop Registration Link 

Only the people registered for the workshops will receive a meeting invitation to secure the place in their calendar.

Workshop Series Schedule:

If you click on the title of the workshop, you will see the workshop description and the zoom link for the workshop.

Faculty Development Workshop Series AU 2023 - SP 2024

College of Engineering





1) COE Mentoring Program for Tenure Track faculty

Gonul Kaletunc, Director, Faculty Professional Development Program


2) Promotion and Review Process 

Rachel Kleit, Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs 


3) COE Mentoring Program for Professor of Practice faculty

Gonul Kaletunc, Director, Faculty Professional Development Program


4) Pre- and post-award management

Amy Dudley, Interim Director, Sponsored Programs Services

11/2/2023 5) Mindfulness in classroom and graduate student advising Jennifer Brown, Montana State University


6) Use of CANVAS, classroom technology1

Richard Henricksen, Office of Distance Education and eLearning 


7) Diversity & Inclusion 

Lisa Barclay, Assistant Dean and Chief Diversity Officer

Courtney Johnson, Mary Kate Gallagher & Carver Ealy, Office of Institutional Equity


8) Physical Facilities and Safety

Michael Hagenberger, Associate Dean for Facilities and Capital Planning; Mark Scott, Facilities Manager and Safety Officer; Justin Ellis, Health and Safety Officer


9) Overview of University policies and procedures (e-tools, purchasing, and travel)

Executive Director of Finance and Business Operations Bobby Srivastava, Elizabeth Cumpston, Kelly Moore

1/25/2024 10) Wellness In The Workplace Joni Sivey, M.S., MSW, LISW-S and Hunter Sully, PhD COE embedded counselors
2/1/2024 11) Collecting Student Feedback to Improve Teaching Anika Anthony (Associate Vice Provost and Director of the Drake Institute) and Larry Hurtubise (Curriculum and Instruction Consultant, Drake Institute)
2/8/2024 12) Finding Funding (SPIN) William S. DeCocco, infoEd Global
2/22/2024 13)  Best practices for recruiting and managing graduate students and postdoctoral scholars La’Tonia Stiner-Jones, Associate Dean of Graduate Programs


14) Associate Professor Preparing Promotion Dossier

Rachel Kleit, Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs



15) Writing narratives in dossier

Rachel Kleit, Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs


16) Career Planning and Promotion for Professor of Practice

Rachel Kleit, Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs

Available online anytime

17) Increasing research visibility

18a) Funding Opportunities

18b) Finding Funding (SPIN)

Increasing visibility of your research




Workshops will be zoom meetings and will be scheduled between 11 am and 12 pm on Thursdays.

1CANVAS tools: https://teaching.resources.osu.edu/toolsets/carmencanvas

Faculty Development Workshop series AU 2021 - SP 2022

Faculty Development Workshop series AU 2020 - SP 2021

Faculty Development Workshop series AU 2019 - SP 2020 

Faculty Development Workshop series AU 2018 - SP 2019