New Faculty Institute

New Faculty Institute

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  • We're delighted that you are joining Seattle University!

    These webpages are designed to help you with your orientation as a new faculty member, and are intended to complement your experiences in our New Faculty Institute (NFI). NFI is organized by a planning team made up of representatives from the colleges on behalf of the Provost. 

    NFI has six goals:

    1. To build community across campus through cross-disciplinary conversation.
    2. To explore the Jesuit Catholic mission of the university.
    3. To reflect on and discuss the art of balancing teaching, scholarship, and service. 
    4. To model and discuss effective teaching practices.
    5. To gain an awareness of key legal implications of working in higher education.
    6. To explain University-level expectations around rank and tenure for tenure-track NFI participants (in a follow-up session). 
  • NFI 2015: Follow-up Sessions

    Teaching in the Jesuit Tradition
    Fri, Oct 30 | 3:30–5:00 | Student Center 130
    Facilitated by Mission & Ministry

    Rank and Tenure Panel (open to all tenure-track faculty)
    Fri, Nov 13 | 3:30–5:00 | Hunthausen 110
    Panel will discuss university-level rank and tenure process



  • Contact Us

    Phone: 1+ 206-296-2144