Loyola University Maryland

Faculty Development and Diversity

New Faculty Orientation Schedule

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Monday, August 29, 2016

McGuire Hall East

Draft Schedule. Download a copy of the schedule.

 Time  Event
7:30 - 9 a.m.
(drop-in)                       
New Faculty Professional Photos Coyle Studios
College Center Conference Room 107
8 - 9 a.m.        Breakfast & Conversation Meet & Greet with new colleagues and Academic Affairs Leadership
-Doug Harris, Dean of Undergraduate Studies
-Jen Lowry, Associate Vice President for Academic affairs
-Brian Norman, Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs & Diversity
-Barbara Preece, Director of Loyola/Notre Dame Library
-Amy Wolfson, Vice President for Academic Affairs
9 - 9:15 a.m. Welcome
Overview of the day
-Amy Wolfson, Vice President for Academic Affairs
-Brian Norman, Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs & diversity 
9:15 - 10:15 a.m. Loyola's Student Body--
Overview and Student Panel

-Terra Schehr, Assistant Vice President for Institutional Research & Effectiveness, "Loyola Students Who Are They?"
-Micahela Mobley, Psychology graduate student & Graduate Residence Coordinator
-Bailey Myers,’18, Director of Campus Outreach, Student Government Association
-Corinne Schober,’19, Director of Academic Affairs, Student Government Association
-Lydia Tefera,’17, Director of Programming, Student Government Association 

10:30 - 11:15 a.m. Deans Panel -Amanda Thomas, Dean of Loyola College
-Joshua Smith, Dean of School of Education
-Kathy Getz, Dean of the Joseph A. Sellinger, S.J., School of Business and Management
11:15 a.m. - noon                       Walking tour

New Faculty Ambassadors:
-Masudul Biswas, Assistant Professor of Comunication
-Irem Demirkan, Assistant Professor of Management and International Business
-Theresa Nguyen, Assistant Professor of Chemistry
-Meghan Page, Assistant Professor of Philosophy
-Leah Saal, Assistant Professor of Teacher Education

12 - 1 p.m. Lunch & Conversation with
Representatives from Key
Offices Supporting Faculty Life
Departments represented:
-Center for Community Service and Justice
-Counseling Center
-Class Deans/Undergraduate Studies
-Disability Support Services
-Graduate Student Services
-Loyola/Notre Dame Library
-Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
-Office of Educational Technology
1 - 1:45 p.m. Mission Panel

-Amy Wolfson, Vice President for Academic Affairs
-Jean Lee Cole, Faculty Director of Community-Engaged Learning and Scholarship
-Camika Royal, Assistant Professor of Teacher Education
-Rev. John Savard, S.J., Rector of Ignatius House

2 - 2:45 p.m. Wrap-Up: Where can I Find...?
Preview: Faculty Development Opportunities
-Debbie Miller, Director, Academic Advising and Support Center
-Brian Norman, Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs & Diversity
3 - 5 p.m. Reception Hosted by Father Brian Linnane, S.J., President of Loyola University Maryland
Armiger House Lawn



Parking: Available in the Diane Geppi-Aikens Field lot. Located across from the President's residence on Millbrook Road just north of E. Coldspring Lane.

Questions: Contact Kristen Fisher, director of academic events