In accordance with the social distancing and home quarantine guidelines due to the COVID-19 outbreak, all professional development and advancement opportunities scheduled for the Spring term have been cancelled and will be rescheduled to a future date or offered virtually.

Academic Faculty Workshop Series

All events will be held in the Memorial Union La Raza Room (208) from 3:30-5:00 PM on the second Tuesday of each month during the academic year.

NOTE: THIS EVENT IS PENDING RESCHEDULING - April 14, 2020: Strategic Communication: What is your research/scholarship identity and where do you want to have an impact?  How can you increase your visibility and promote your work to audiences beyond your discipline? Join us to learn about communication tools, storytelling, and using media (social media and traditional media) to highlight your activities and accomplishments. (Registration available here).

Academic Leadership Series

All events will be held in the Memorial Union Journey Room (104) from 3:30 -5 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month during the academic year.

NOTE: THIS EVENT IS PENDING RESCHEDULING - Tuesday, April 7th, 3:30-5:00 pm in MU Journey Room (104): The Department Head’s Role in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI): Conversation With a Community of Practice: register here.

Join us to discuss the department head’s role in supporting diversity, equity, and inclusion among students, faculty, and upper administration. Department Head Jennifer Alix-Garcia, along with other department heads in the community of practice, will lead the discussion about some of the group’s findings as a community of practice and will also facilitate small group conversations around successes and challenges here at OSU. We hope this serves as the seed for a deeper conversation and as inspiration for the development of more communities of practice. Please register here if you are able to attend.

Professional Faculty Development

Development opportunities for professional faculty will be offered the third Tuesday of each term, October, January, April.

Save the date for the next Professional Faculty Development workshop scheduled for April 21. More details to be announced soon.