Faculty Professional Development
Center for Faculty Leadership and Development (CFLD)
The Center for Faculty Leadership and Development (CFLD) brings faculty together to promote collaboration and provide programs aimed at identifying and supporting faculty-driven initiatives. CFLD offers communities of practice and professional development opportunities in a variety of areas including teaching and learning, scholarship and mentoring, leadership and engagement, and entrepreneurship and innovation. Visit the CFLD website to register for upcoming teaching and learning workshops.
CFLD Upcoming Workshops
Professional Development Menu
Provost's Faculty Fellows
The Provost's Faculty Fellows Program is an initiative to increase faculty involvement and expertise in key university frameworks while simultaneously providing those selected with positive development, leadership, and networking opportunities. Making use of an asset-based approach, this initiative maximizes local resources and expands the collective impact of the University mission.
2019-2020 Faculty Fellows
Faculty Incentive Program for Fellowship Recipients
Some prestigious fellowships are accompanied by stipends that are lower than standard University faculty salaries. In most cases, faculty members are expected to pay for both living expenses and research costs from the award. Meanwhile, they may be forced to take an unpaid leave of absence from their universities. This serves as a disincentive to faculty to pursue fellowship awards, inhibits professional development, and is contrary to the interests of the University in
About the Program