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Faculty Development Opportunities

Academic Career Development Opportunities to all Faculty Members, Department Chairs, and Deans

The Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost (EVPP) provides a broad range of academic career development opportunities such as workshops, mentoring, and support to all faculty members, including department chairs and deans.

  • Workshops and Events presented by the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost (EVPP) provide a broad range of academic career development opportunities.

  • New Faculty Orientation provides an opportunity for new faculty members to learn about resources available to them as well as to learn about the history and culture of the University and what is expected of them as faculty.

  • The Leadership in Academic Matters program equips and supports faculty to be effective leaders in diverse roles at the University.

  • Teaching Race at UVA is a place-based seminar that provides UVA faculty from any discipline with an understanding of the history of race at UVA and in Charlottesville, within a national context and equips faculty to effectively incorporate teaching about seminar content into their courses.

  • UVA Acts promotes preventative practices that foster equitable, vibrant spaces for working and learning at the University of Virginia through performance and dialogue.
  • Public Voices Fellowships' purpose is to increase the public impact of our knowledge, not merely via the media, but at the core of our thinking process.
  • Faculty Writing Retreat
  • The University of Virginia has joined the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity. This gives all UVA faculty, postdocs, and graduate students a free membership to the Center, with access to events, workshops, and other resources offering support for writing, research, balancing your life as a professional, and much more.

Pan-University Professional Development Opportunities