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Fall 2016 - Professional Development Workshops and Activities


Topic: Characteristics of a Successful Online Instructor

Presenter: Dr. Kristi Krintzline

Date: 11/15/16

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: Webinar

Description: In this webinar, Dr. Krintzline will share effective strategies and best practices for online instructors.

Topic: How to Get Published

Presenter: Dr. Jan Goldman

Date: 11/18/16

Time: 11:00 AM

Location: Franks Conference Room

Description: In a one-hour presentation, Dr. Jan Goldman will discuss the development and crafting of a proposal to academic publishers. Using a “template approach,” he will quickly cover the different aspects of an academic proposal.  Additionally, he will discuss the types of academic publishers, practical and content-related considerations, and the possible responses that can be expected to your proposal.

Topic: Fullbright Specialist Program

Presenter: Dr. Perry Haan and Dr. Lisa Kahle-Piasecki

Date: 11/30/16

Time: 9:30 AM

Location: Main Classroom 14

Description: This session will describe the background of the Fulbright Scholar Program and provide information on the Fulbright Specialist program. The Fulbright Specialist program is a short-term consulting or teaching opportunity that is flexible and fits the grantees commitments. After attending this session, participants will be familiar with the Fulbright web site and the application process.

Topic: Advancing Towards Promotion

Presenter: Dr. Teresa Shafer

Date: 11/30/16

Time: 10:00 am

Location: Murphy Center Classroom

Description: Getting promoted has its benefits and privileges. This session will provide information about how TU faculty members can prepare and advance towards their promotion. The session will answer questions about eligibility, requirements, process, timing, documentation, explanation of different faculty ranks, and more.


Topic: Adopting Technology for Instruction

Presenter: Dr. Kristi Krintzline

Date: 12/7/16

Time: Noon

Location: Brown Bag Lunch

Description: We are a dedicated group of TU employees focused on ways we can adopt technology to help our students' learning, growth, and development.  Join us for an interactive session to talk about ways we can positively impact our teaching and learning!

Topic: e-Library Services Updates

Presenter: Ms. Luann Edwards

Date: 12/9/16

Time: 11:00 AM

Location: Webinar

Description: What's new and exciting in our online library? Luann Edwards, our e-Librarian will share updates!