2020 New Faculty Orientation

Time Title
9:00 – 10:15 AM Intro, Land Grant Mission and Core Values
9:00 - 9:05 AM

Opening Remarks, Call to order and Introduction of President and Provost
Peter Hollenbeck, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
Slide Presentations

9:05 – 9:30 AM

Welcome to Purdue and Introduction to our university and its mission
Jay Akridge, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Diversity
Slide Presentations

9:30 – 10:15 AM

Purdue: An Institution that leads with its values
John Gates, Vice Provost for Diversity and Inclusion
Pursuing Racial Justice Together Learning Series

10:15 – 10:30 AM Break 
Thought activity: What are the opportunities for you to positively contribute to the climate of inclusion, equity, and diversity in your unit, your college, or on campus?
10:30 – 11:30 AM Teaching & Students
10:30 – 11:00 AM

Our Boilermaker students: Moving the world forward
Jenna Rickus, Interim Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning
Slide Presentations

11:00 – 11:30 AM

Purdue Students: Rights, Responsibilities and Concerns
Jeff Stefancic, Associate Dean of Students - presented by Caitlyn Buchanan, Senior Student Affairs Specialist
Slide Presentations

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Break
Thought activity: What kinds of teaching, mentoring, and advising would you enjoy doing with Purdue students?
1:00 – 2:00 PM

Research Enterprise

1:00 – 1:30 PM

The Purdue Research Enterprise
Theresa Mayer, Executive Vice President for Research and Partnerships
Slide Presentations

1:30 – 2:00 PM

Sponsored Research
Sally Bond, Assistant Director of Research and Development Services
Slide Presentations

2:00 -2:15 PM

Thought activity: What will a productive research program look like for you? Where do you start to make that happen? Identify a few key people in your college, and a few key people outside of your college, who would be helpful to make connections with as you develop your research program. 

2:15 – 3:00 PM

Engagement Enterprise
Engagement Activity and Scholarship
Steve Abel, Associate Provost for Engagement
Rod Williams, Professor of Wildlife Science
Slide Presentations

3:00 – 3:15 PM

Thought activity: How will you engage stakeholders in your scholarship?

3:15 – 4:00 PM

Success – Promotion, Tenure and Beyond
Peter Hollenbeck, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
Slide Presentations

 4:00 PM

Closing Remarks
Peter Hollenbeck, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs

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