New Faculty Orientation

Each August, Faculty Affairs hosts New Faculty Orientation (NFO) and the Center for Teaching and Learning hosts a Fall Teaching Kickoff event. (See below for the 2017 dates for NFO events.)

For more information about Teaching Kickoff (a series of interactive workshops aimed at getting faculty members geared up and ready for the first day of class), click here. Additional details about the 2017 events are forthcoming.

For the New Faculty Onboarding Checklist from the Office of Human Resources, click here.

Click here to RSVP to New Faculty Orientation and/or the President's Dinner.

Event Date Time Location
Fall Teaching Kickoff Aug. 14 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. &
1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Clough Commons Room 102
*^New Faculty Orientation Aug. 15 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Global Learning Center
*^Welcome Reception Aug. 15 5:00-6:30 p.m. Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center
New Faculty Benefits Orientation Aug. 16 9:30 a.m.-noon TRSB Auditorium
Using Clickers      
*^President's Reception and Dinner Aug. 24 5:00-8:00 p.m. Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center Ballroom
*Part-time New Faculty Orientation Aug. 30 4:00-6:00 p.m. Student Center Room 319

*Hosted by the Office of Faculty Affairs, Office of the Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Faculty Development.
^ Newly Hired full-time “permanent” academic faculty are invited to these events, which includes tenure-track or tenured assistant, associate, and full professors, Lecturers, Academic Professionals at all ranks, and Professors of the Practice. Brittain fellows and some visiting assistant professors have their own new faculty orientation organized by the schools of Literature, Media, and Communications (LMC); Modern Languages; and Math, respectively.