New Faculty Orientation

2021 agenda will be posted soon.
Via Zoom

Day 1

Tuesday, August 25th, 2020
Welcome to Maryland

Laura Rosenthal, Director for Faculty Leadership, Office of Faculty Affairs; John Bertot, Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs

9:15 - 9:45
IceBreaker / Introductions

Laura Rosenthal, Director for Faculty Leadership, Office of Faculty Affairs; Dean Chang, Associate Vice President, Academy for Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Mira Azarm, Lecturer, Academy of Innovation and Entrepreneurship

9:45 - 10:15
Celebrating the Land-grant Mission

Craig Beyrouty, Professor and Dean, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources;
Dean Chang, Associate Vice President, Academy for Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Stephen Thomas, Professor of Health Services Administration and Director, Center for Health Equity; Gloria Aparicio Blackwell, Director, Office of Community Engagement

10:15 - 11:30
Lunch Break
11:30 - 12:30
Conversation with Georgina Dodge

Vice President, Office of Diversity and Inclusion. Presentation Handout

12:30 - 1:30
University Libraries Overview and Resources

Yelena Luckert, Director of Research, Teaching and Learning; Lindsay Inge Carpenter, Librarian.

1:30 - 2:15
Break
2:15 - 2:30
Teaching and Learning Transformation Center

Mary Warneka, Associate Director, Learning Experience, Teaching and Learning Transformation Center

2:30 - 3:30
Welcome from Provost Mary Ann Rankin
3:30 - 4:15

Day 2

Wednesday, August 26th, 2020
UMD Health & Wellness

Stacy Sims, Benefits Coordinator, University Human Resources; Tom Ruggieri, Coordinator, Faculty Staff Assistance Program; Brianne Rowh, Assistant Director, University Recreation and Wellness (Recwell); University Health Center

9:15 - 10:15
Break
10:15 - 10:30
Faculty Life During COVID-19

Boris Lushniak, Dean, School of Public Health; Renee Hill, Principal Lecturer, College of Information Studies; Laura Scott, Director, Center for Leadership & Organizational Change; John Bertot, Associate Provost, Office of Faculty Affairs

10:30 - 11:30
Welcome from President Darryll Pines
11:30 - 12:00
Lunch Break
12:00 - 12:30
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Carlton Green, Director, Office of Diversity & Inclusion; Grace Karmiol, Director, Office of Civil Rights & Sexual Misconduct; Luke Jenson, Director, LGBT Equity Center; Linda Steiner, Director of ADVANCE

12:30 - 1:30
Break
1:30 - 1:45
Developing Our Faculty

Laura Rosenthal, Director for Faculty Leadership, Office of Faculty Affairs; John Bertot, Association Provost, Office of Faculty Affairs; Sharon Goodall, Project Manager, Office of Faculty Affairs; Heidi Bulich, Associate Director for Faculty Initiatives, Office of Faculty Affairs; Megan Masters, Director, Academic Technology Experience

1:45 - 2:15
Research Development and Administration

Melissa Thompson, Research Integrity Officer, Office of Faculty Affairs; Hana Kabashi, Project Manager, Research Development; Jill Frankenfield, Associate Director, Research Administration; Linda Aldoory, Professor and Associate Dean, College of Arts and Humanities

2:15 - 3:00

Agenda subject to change.