Professional Development

Call for Teaching with Technology Demonstrations

October 7th, 2015 by Kenya Hudson

On October 29, 2015, the Center will host a FEAP Workshop on Teaching with Online and Mobile Technologies and Tools.  As part of the workshop, we will have small group demonstrations of particular tools and techniques.  If you use a technology-based tool or technique in your instructional delivery, student assignments or teaching assessment, we would welcome your participation.  Please complete the call for demonstrations by October 23, 2015.

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Thursday, October 8, 2015
10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
JSU Innovate Classroom, 1st Floor of the H.T. Sampson Library

This workshop helps participants to integrate research and scholarly agendas with teaching responsibilities, discover techniques to avoid or work through obstacles and develop collaborations and partnerships at the university and beyond.  Light refreshments will be provided.

 

Academy Working Session (Sept. 25)

September 20th, 2015 by Kenya Hudson

Flyer with information replicated in the text.Friday, September 25, 2015
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
4th Floor of the H.T. Sampson Library

Join us to learn more about the Academy for Research and Scholarly Engagement and to find a funding opportunity that matches your great idea!  The Academy for Research and Scholarly Engagement assists faculty in developing and submitting competitive proposals for external funding.  Successful participants receive a $3,000 summer research stipend.

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The Division of Research and Federal Relations is hosting webinars in various aspects of the Improving Undergraduate STEM Education Program of the National Science Foundation.  We invited interested faculty and staff to join us.

NSF Improving Undergraduate STEM Education-Education and Human Resources Webinars
Sixth Floor of the Administration Tower
September 21, 2015 – 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
September 22, 2015 – 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

NSF Pre-Service STEM Teacher Education in Improving Undergraduate STEM Education Webinar
Sixth Floor of the Administration Tower
October 1, 2015 – 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

NSF Improving Undergraduate STEM Education Geocience Webinar
Sixth Floor of the Administration Tower
October 2, 2015 – 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

 

Adjunct Faculty Orientation Audio

September 17th, 2015 by Kenya Hudson

Jackson State University presented the inaugural Adjunct Faculty Orientation on September 9, 2015.  Audio from the day and evening sessions is available below.

Click here for presentation slides from the Adjunct Faculty Orientation and the New Faculty Orientation (August 17, 2015) and resources for faculty links.

Thursday, September 10, 2015
10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Senate Chamber (Room 3250), 3rd Floor of the JSU Student Center

This workshop helps participants to identify and match their research interests to private foundation and corporate giving programs, to understand funders' points of view and how foundations and corporations make funding decisions and to tailor their grant writing styles to the proposal types requested by private/corporate funders.

Faculty and staff interested in developing external funding for their projects are encouraged to attend.  Light refreshments will be provided.

Workshop: Tenure and Promotion (Sept. 3)

August 31st, 2015 by Kenya Hudson

Date: Thursday, September 3, 2015 
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Place: Senate Chamber (Room 3250), JSU Student Center

 

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