Faculty Orientation Schedule

As a result of an abundance of caution, UTA’s New Faculty Orientation Part I and Part II will take place virtually over the course of two days, Friday, August 21, 2020 and Monday, August 24, 2020. On Friday, August 21 President ad interim Teik C. Lim will kick-off the event with a welcome.Monday, August 24, Orientation Part II will begin with a welcome from Provost ad interim Pranesh Aswath. All faculty are welcome to attend both days as each will offer different information

Part I: Friday, August 21 from 9-5 pm, will be held virtually through Microsoft Teams

Part II: Monday, August 24 from 8:00-4 pm, will be held virtually through Microsoft Teams


Part I will involve key information for new hires, including P&T information for tenure-stream faculty involving the Provost, the Office of the VP for Research and other campus leadership, as well as sessions on effective teaching. 

Part II involves training on Canvas, Civitas, Digital Measures, Student Feedback Survey system and other electronic tools. 

All faculty are invited to orientation, so if you are an existing faculty that could benefit from these sessions, including those hired this past January, please join us.

View schedules here.