New Faculty Orientation 2022


New faculty are invited to

New Faculty Orientation 

Date: Thursday, August 25, 2022

Location: Humanities Quadrangle Courtyard, 320 York Street, New Haven
Please note: all sessions will be held outside under a tent in the interior courtyard of the newly renovated Humanities Quadrangle building.

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2022 New Faculty Orientation schedule
(subject to change)

Tuesday, August 23

Pre-orientation Programs: new faculty orientation programs specific to FAS and SEAS faculty

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Wednesday, August 24  
9-11 AM Yale Library: introduction and open house.  For more information and registration:
Thursday, August 25

Orientation Program

All sessions will be held at the Humanities Quadrangle Courtyard, 320 York Street

8:30 - 9 AM Continental breakfast
9 AM - Noon

Teaching and learning at Yale

Your colleagues from the Poorvu Center for Teaching and Learning will discuss teaching at Yale and the support they offer for new faculty
colleagues who are joining the Yale teaching community.  We will explore the essentials of Yale’s teaching and learning culture, consider how to create an equitable and inclusive teaching environment in your classroom, and share resources to support your pedagogy and continued reflections upon the teaching process

Noon - 12:30 PM Mentoring: strategies for building the mentoring network you need to advance your academic career - faculty panel discussion
12:30 - 1:30 PM Lunch and mentoring breakout discussions
1:30 - 2 PM Break
2 - 3 PM

Provost’s Welcome
Scott A. Strobel, Provost and Henry Ford II Professor of Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry

New initiatives and academic goals at Yale

  • Yale initiatives in the Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Sciences:  Scott A. Strobel, Provost
  • Diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging: Gary Desir, Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity
3 - 3:30 PM Break
3:30 - 4:30 PM What you need to know about Title IX,  addressing misconduct, and providing support and accommodations
Elizabeth Conklin,  Associate Vice President for Equity, Accessibility, and Belonging, and  University Title IX Coordinator
5:30 - 7 PM

Reception with President Peter Salovey and Provost Scott A. Strobel

Location: Provost’s House back yard - 35 Hillhouse Avenue, New Haven