Faculty Development The Wallace Center

Faculty Forecast: January 2017

Do you wonder how you will balance teaching, research, and scholarship while maintaining your sanity? Our new monthly digest, Faculty Forecast, is designed to help replenish your energy and renew your spirit with upcoming events and timely resources you can consume in less than 10 minutes. We invite your feedback on this new venture.

Be Good to Yourself

Build your strengths by taking a 360° Leadership Skills Inventory, which provides confidential feedback from multiple observers on competencies common to college leadership for those currently in—or aspiring to be—in a leadership role. Learn more about the process during the Orientation Session on Friday, February 10, 10-11am.


Recognize the value of your colleagues

Nominate one of your mentors for the Provost’s Excellence in Mentoring Award. Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017 award until Friday, February 10.

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take advantage of free resources

RIT Libraries subscribes to The Department Chair, an award-winning periodical featuring in-depth articles that deliver sound insight and proven strategies essential for successfully leading an academic department. You will find many articles that are relevant to all faculty, such as “Opposite Day: Counterintuitive Advice from Chairs to New Faculty for Professional Growth,” on “embracing episodic chaos.”

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