New Faculty Orientation and Welcome

The 2019 New Faculty Orientation will be held on August 20 - 21 at The Rotunda.

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 UVA; build their confidence
  • Convey a sense that teaching is a scholarly activity; introduce participants to research-based pedagogy

2019 Program Schedule