This annual event is designed to:
- Provide practical, concrete information that is useful within the first semester and that is applicable in various disciplines and for faculty at various career stages
- Connect faculty with useful resources as a part of long-term professional development
- Build cross-departmental community and connection to the institution
- Encourage a healthy work-life balance
- Excite new faculty about teaching at U.Va.; build their confidence
- Convey a sense that teaching is a scholarly activity; introduce participants to research-based pedagogy
ALL full and part-time faculty members hired after September 1, 2014 are invited to attend. If you are new to U.Va. and you have not received an invitation, please contact us.
The 2015 new faculty orientation will be held on August 17-19, 2014 at Alumni Hall. Register Now.
Questions? Please feel free to call us: 434-924-6865.
Our 2015 program is not yet available. Please check back soon.
Last year's program (2014) is available here. Programing from year to year is often similar, although never exactly alike.