Welcome New Faculty!
Orientation for New College Faculty
Friday, August 16, 2013
Graylyn Conference Center

Be sure to check this page throughout the summer for updates to the agenda. You may also download a PDF version of the agenda here.


8:30am Continental Breakfast
9:00am Welcome: José Villalba, Associate Dean of the College
9:15am Introduction to the College: Jacquelyn S. Fetrow, Dean of the College
-The Office of the Dean of the College Website
-Where to go when you need help
-ITGs and their role in the College
-Associate Deans and Support Staff
Scholarly and Creative Activities: Dean Fetrow and Associate Dean Villalba
-Leaves, Fellowships, and Funding
-Tenure and Promotion
-Digital Measures Reporting System
10:15am Break with refreshments
10:30am Introduction to Selected University-Wide Support Systems: A Case Study Approach
Case Study: Faculty Helping Students Work Towards their Academic Success
  -The Teaching & Learning Center – Catherine Ross, Director
  -The Learning Assistance Office & Program – Van Westervelt, Director
  -The Writing Center – Ryan Shirey, Director
  -Faculty and Student Academic Initiatives – Anne Boyle, Associate Dean
  -Wake Forest Scholars – Tom Phillips, Director
Case Study: Faculty Facilitating Student Development
  -The Office of Academic Advising – Christy Buchanan, Associate Dean
  -The Counseling Center – Marianne Schubert, Director
  -Student-Athlete Services – Jane Caldwell, Associate Athletic Director
  -The Women’s Center – Paige Meltzer, Director
  -LGBTQ Center – Angela Mazaris, Director
11:45am Welcome from President Hatch
12:00pm Lunch
1:30pm Wake Forest Faculty Experiences
-Steve Gunkel, Sociology
-Ana Iltis, Philosophy and the Center for Bioethics, Health, & Society
-Nathaniel Ivers, Counseling
-Lisa Kiang, Psychology
-Jennifer Priem, Communication
-Jack Rejeski, Health and Exercise Science
2:45pm Wine and Cheese Reception