New Faculty Orientation 2016-17

Program Agenda

Welcome Remarks from the Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs

Robert Barish, Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs                                  

Undergraduate Student Success

Nikos Varelas, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Affairs                

Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research

Mitra Dutta, Vice Chancellor for Research

Office of Faculty Affairs

Renee Taylor, Office of Faculty Affairs

Maria Varelas, Director, Center for the Advancement of Teaching-Learning Communities (TLC)

TLC Master Teaching Scholars and Teaching Scholars

TLC Student Advisors               

The Role of Technology in Supporting Student Success

Cynthia Herrera Lindstrom, Chief Information Officer, Executive Director and HIPAA Privacy and Security Officer, Academic Computing and Communications Center

Elizabeth Romero Fuerte, Director, Instructional Technology Lab, Academic Computing and Communications Center

Diversity at UIC

Tyrone Forman, Vice Provost for Diversity and Associate Chancellor

Mentoring Lunch with Q&A: The Promotion and Tenure Process         

Teaching the Whole College Student               

Kate Zinsser, Assistant Professor

Honors College

Ralph Keen, Dean

Graduate College Overview

Karen Colley, Dean

Supporting Students at UIC

Thy Nguyen, Director, Office of Career Services

Stephanie O’Leary, Academic Advisor and Program Specialist, Honors College

Joseph Hermes, Director, UIC Counseling Center

Allen Womble, Associate Director, Campus Programs

Jill Rothamer, Director, UIC Experience, Campus Programs

The Role of the Library in Fostering Student Success

Paula Dempsey, Assistant Professor & Research Services/Resources Librarian

Abigail Goben, Assistant Professor & Assistant Information Services Librarian –

Library of the Health Sciences

Office for Access and Equity

Caryn Bills, Associate Chancellor

Danielle Earls, Title IX and Equity Compliance Specialist