Institute Schedule

New Faculty Institute
September 6, 2017
330 Frist Campus Center

8:45-9:00 AM    Continental Breakfast

9:00-10:00 AM    Welcome and the Faculty Role in Context

Jill Dolan, Dean of the College. Annan Professor in English. Professor of Theater in the Lewis Center for the Arts.

Sanjeev Kulkarni, Dean of the Faculty. William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of Electrical Engineering.

Rochelle Calhoun, Vice President for Campus Life.

10:00-11:00 AM    What I Wish I’d Known My First Year

Danelle Devenport, Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology.

Brian Herrera, Assistant Professor of Theater in the Lewis Center for the Arts.

Casey Lew-Williams, Assistant Professor of Psychology.

11:00 AM–12:15 PM   Who Are Your Students? Tapping the Potential of the Princeton Classroom

Cole Crittenden, Acting Dean of the Graduate School.

Claire Fowler, Senior Associate Dean of the College, Office of the Dean of the College.

Nic Voge, Senior Associate Director, McGraw Center for Teaching and Learning.

12:15-1:15 PM    Lunch (329 Frist Campus Center)

1:15-2:15 PM    Navigating the Reappointment and Tenure Process

Sarah-Jane Leslie, Class of 1943 Professor of Philosophy. Vice Dean for Faculty Development. Director, Program in Linguistics. Director, Program in Cognitive Science.

Toni Turano, Senior Associate Dean of the Faculty, Office of the Dean of the Faculty.

2:15 -3:15 PM    Resources for Scholarship

Christie Henry, Director, Princeton University Press.

Curt Hillegas, Associate CIO, Research Computing, Office of Information Technology.

Yuan Li, Scholarly Communications Librarian.

Maureen Thompson-Siegel, Senior Grant and Contract Administrator, Research and Project Administration.

3:15 – 4:15 PM    Resources for Teaching

Liz Erickson, Director, Office of Disability Services.

Mona Fixdal, Associate Director for Online Education, McGraw Center for Teaching and Learning.

Evelyn Laffey, Senior Associate Director, Council on Science and Technology.

Kate Stanton, Senior Associate Director for Teaching Initiatives & Programs, McGraw Center for Teaching and Learning.

Janet Temos, Director, Educational and Classroom Technologies, McGraw Center for Teaching and Learning.

4:30-6:00 PM    Cocktail Reception with President Christopher Eisgruber
(remarks at 4:45

Prospect House, 1st floor


New Faculty Institute
September 7, 2017
Prospect House, Library - 1st Floor


10:00 – 11:00 AM            Teaching at Princeton (I): Academic Expectations

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM    Teaching at Princeton (II): Student Learning


Prospect House, Presidential Dining Room - 1st Floor
(lunch will be provided)

12:15 – 1:00 PM              Teaching at Princeton (III): Syllabus Construction