Welcome New Faculty!
Orientation for New College Faculty
Friday, August 15, 2014
Graylyn Conference Center


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8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Welcome: Randall Rogan, Co-Interim Dean of the College
9:10 a.m. Introduction to the College: José Villalba, Associate Dean of the College
Office of the Dean of the College Website
Associate Deans and Support Staff
Where to go when you need help around Scholarly and Creative Work
-Leaves, Fellowships, & Funding
-Tenure & Promotion
-Support for Professional Development & Success
10:00 a.m. The Office of Academic Advising: Christy Buchanan, Associate Dean
10:15 a.m. Break with Refreshments
10:30 a.m. Introduction to Selected University-Wide Support Systems
Helping Students Work Toward Academic Success
-The Teaching & Learning Center – Catherine Ross, Director
-The Learning Assistance Office & Program – Van Westervelt, Director
-The Writing Center – Ryan Shirey, Director
-Faculty & Student Academic Initiatives – Anne Boyle, Associate Dean
-Wake Forest Scholars – Tom Phillips, Director
Facilitating Students’ Personal-Social Development
-The Counseling Center – Marianne Schubert, Staff Psychologist
-Student-Athlete Services – Jane Caldwell, Associate Athletic Director
-The Women’s Center – Rob Powell, Program Coordinator
-LGBTQ Center – Angela Mazaris, Director
11:45 a.m. Welcome from Barbee Oakes, Assistant Provost for Diversity & Inclusion (click title for presentation)
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Wake Forest Faculty Experiences
-Christa Colyer, Chemistry
-Mary Dalton, Communication/Film Studies/Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies
-Cindy Gendrich, Theatre
-Tiffany Judy, Romance Languages
-Ron Neal, Religion
-Ali Sakkal, Education
2:45 p.m. Faculty Governance at Wake Forest University: David Levy, Associate Dean
3:00 p.m. Wine & Cheese Reception