New Faculty Orientation 2021 (on campus)
Wednesday, August 11, 2021, 8:30-2:30 pm
Gosnell Hall (08) Auditorium (A-300)
As a new faculty member you are joining a community of outstanding and accomplished faculty during an exciting time. Visit the New Faculty Orientation website for the schedule, supplemental resources, and information on other onboarding opportunities available to you. New full-time faculty will receive an invitation in their email.
Research & Scholarship at RIT for New Faculty - Ryne Raffaelle (Zoom event)
Friday, September 10, 9:30-10:30 am
Click to register. You will receive the Zoom link prior to the event.
Engage with RIT’s Vice President of Research, Ryne Raffaelle, as he discusses some of the resources provided from his division. Learn more about the role of new faculty conducting research and scholarly inquiry that includes applying for grants. See how support from Sponsored Research Services may assist with proposal preparation and writing, developing a budget, submitting a proposal, and research compliance issues along with guidance on sponsor requirements and deadlines.
The Power Reception for NEW faculty has been POSTPONED! Will be rescheduled at a later date.
Thursday, September 16, 3:30-5 pm - CANCELLED
SAU - Student Alumni Union (04), 1500 Fireside Lounge
New faculty will receive an invitation.
Our newest cohort of faculty along with other invited guests including Deans, Associate Deans, and other key members of the RIT community are invited to a special "Welcome to RIT" reception hosted by Provost Ellen Granberg. You will hear remarks from President David Munson and Provost Granberg, and have an opportunity to reconnect and network with your new colleagues.
Your Career Trajectory for New Tenure Track Faculty (Zoom session)
Thursday, November 4, 2021 9-10:15 am
Learn about your new role at RIT as a full-time, tenure track faculty member. This session provides an overview of the tenure track career continuum and path to receiving tenure, noting that colleges may have differing requirements. Information on the university-wide policy related to tenure and promotion and guidance related to scholarship and service will be shared. This is a panel-style, interactive information session.
Your Career Trajectory for New Non-Tenure Track Faculty (Zoom session)
Thursday, November 18, 2021, 9-10:15 am
Learn about your new role at RIT as a full-time lecturer. This session offers an overview of the non-tenure track career continuum and pathways to promotion, noting that colleges may have different requirements. Information on university-wide policy related to promotion and guidance related to teaching excellence and service will be shared. This is a panel-style, interactive information session.
Preparing for Tenure Review: A Panel Discussion
Friday, December 10, 2021, 1-2:30 pm
Pre-tenure faculty are invited to an information session and panel discussion to learn more about preparing a strong tenure dossier. The session will begin with comments from Provost Ellen Granberg followed by a presentation from Dr. Laverne McQuiller-Williams, Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs, on the tenure review process and policies, followed by a panel discussion with colleagues who have earned tenure.