New Faculty Orientation Events

2017 New Faculty Orientation


Welcome to York University! We are delighted to have you join our community of teachers and scholars. We invite you to join us in the 2017 New Faculty Orientation events:

  • The “Welcome to York Day” on August 29, 2017 (Day one) at the Underground Restaurant, Student Centre
  • The “Teaching, Learning, and Students Success Day” on August 30, 2017 (Day two) at Underground Restaurant, Student Center

Day One Agenda- August 29th, 2017 (PDF)
Day Two Agenda- August 30th, 2017 (PDF)

Presentations from Day 2

Celia Popovic, Director Teaching Commons CP New Faculty Teaching Day

Lucy Fromowitz, Vice Provost, Students LFromowitz New Faculty Orientation 2017

Alice Kim, Teaching Commons NFO_presentation_AliceKim_30Aug2017

Inquiries:  Contact

Resources for New Faculty Members

Faculty Information Gateway

A collection of quick links that will direct you to some of the most visited resources for getting started teaching, supporting students and doing research.
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Communities of Practice

A ‘Community of Practice‘ is a group of professionals with shared goals and interests, having members with varying levels of experience and expertise. At the Teaching Commons, we are currently forming communities around New Faculty, and for Faculty Teaching 1000 Level Courses. You may wish to join either or both groups.

Teaching Commons

Teaching Commons Programs include:

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