2021 New Faculty Onboarding & Happy Hour

Monday, Sept. 20 - Register here

Onboarding 9:45 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., Knight Library, Browsing Room (rm. 106)

Happy Hour 4:45 p.m.  to 6:15 p.m., outdoors on the Women’s Memorial Quad, south of Johnson Hall

Time Activity Details
9:45 a.m. Arrival and check-in Coffee and tea available
10:00 a.m. Welcome: Support for Faculty Success

Janet Woodruff-Borden,
Executive Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

10:15 a.m. Cultural Humility and an Inclusive Campus

Yvette Alex-Assensoh,
Vice President for Equity and Inclusion

10:30 a.m. Break and re-configuration for panel discussions  

10:40 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Concurrent faculty panel discussions

Rm 101: Research
Rm 106: Scholarship and creative work

Research Administration and Innovation Directors

Faculty Panelists at different stages of their careers across various units and types of creative work and scholarship

12:00 p.m.

Lunch provided

Welcome and introduction to United Academics and Executive Team

Avinnash Tiwari,
United Academics President

United Academic Executive Team

1:00 p.m. Teaching at UO: Inclusive, Engaged and Research-Informed

Lee Rumbarger,
Assistant Vice Provost for Teaching Engagement

Gabe Paquette,
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

2:00 p.m. Break  
2:15 p.m. What every UO teacher should know Lee Rumbarger,
Assistant Vice Provost for Teaching Engagement
3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Campus resources (rm. 101) Tabling session connecting new faculty with campus communities and resources
4:15 p.m. Optional campus tour Led by UO ambassadors
4:45 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.

New Faculty Happy Hour

(partners welcome to join)

Welcome remarks at 5:00 p.m.

Co-hosted by United Academics and the Office of the Provost