New Faculty Orientation 2022

Welcoming All New Faculty to the Duke Community

Thursday, August 25
Karsh Alumni & Visitors Center

Duke's all-day program including special presentations by the Provost, faculty and key campus leaders introducing you and your peers to the many resources and opportunities available across the University.

Agenda

 

8:00 a.m. 

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

 

8:30 a.m.

Welcome and Faculty Introductions

Abbas Benmamoun, Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement

8:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.

 

8:45 a.m.

Introduction to Duke University

Sally Kornbluth, Provost

Abbas Benmamoun, Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement

8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

 

9:15 a.m.

Advancement and Promotion

MODERATORS

Abbas Benmamoun, Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement

Craig Henriquez, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement

PANEL

Sally Kornbluth, Provost

Hae-Young Kim, Professor of the Practice of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Thomas Pfau, Alice Mary Baldwin Distinguished Professor of English

9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

 

10:00 a.m.

Break

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

 

10:15 a.m.

Research and Interdisciplinary Opportunities

Edward Balleisen, Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies

Jennifer Lodge, Vice President for Research & Innovation

10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

 

10:45 a.m.

Undergraduate Education, Graduate Education and Student Life

Gary Bennett, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education

John Klingensmith, Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in the Graduate School

Mary Pat McMahon, Vice President and Vice Provost for Student Affairs

10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
 
11:30 a.m.

Lunch and Networking

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

 

12:30 p.m.

A Strong Start to Teaching and Engaging Your Students

MODERATOR

Sherilynn Black, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement

PANEL

Edna Andrews, Nancy & Jeffrey Marcus Professor, Chair, Linguistics Program

Amanda Hargrove, Associate Professor of Chemistry

Shawn Miller, Director of Learning Innovation

Deondra Rose, Associate Professor in the Sanford School of Public Policy

12:30 p.m - 1:30 p.m.

 

1:30 p.m.

Historical Background

Valerie Gillispie, University Archivist

1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

 

2:00 p.m.

Break and Resource Fair

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

 

3:00 p.m.

Faculty as University Citizens: Service to Campus, Community and Discipline

MODERATOR

Craig Henriquez, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement

PANEL

Tom Ferraro, Professor of English

Leigh Goller, Chief Audit, Risk and Compliance Officer

Kimberly Hewitt, Vice President for Institutional Equity

3:00 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.

 

3:40 PM

The First Year Experience

MODERATOR

Sherilynn Black, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement

PANEL

Carolyn Coyne, George Barth Geller Distinguished Professor of Immunology

Polly Ha, Associate Professor of the History of Christianity

Jarvis McInnis, Cordelia and William Laverack Family Assistant Professor of English

3:40 p.m. - 4:10 p.m.

 

4:10 p.m.

Session Close

Abbas Benmamoun, Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement

4:10 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.

 

4:30 p.m.

Reception on the Lawn

4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.