University of Wisconsin–Madison

New Faculty Welcome

Day 1
Monday, 28 August 2017
11:45 a.m. Registration, Noon-4:30 p.m. Program
convene: AT&T Lounge, Pyle Center (702 Langdon Street)
Register

Day 2
Tuesday, 29 August 2017
8:45 a.m. Registration, 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Program
convene: AT&T Lounge, Pyle Center (702 Langdon Street)
Register

Monday, 28 August 2017

11:45 a.m. – Pyle Center, Lobby
Registration

Noon – Pyle Center, AT&T Lounge
Introductions and The University of Wisconsin-Madison: A Place to Spend a Lifetime

12:45 p.m. – Pyle Center, AT&T Lounge
Buffet Lunch

1:15 p.m.
Break / Transition

1:30 p.m. – Pyle Center, AT&T Lounge
Making the Most of Your First Year

2:15 p.m.
Break / Transition

2:30 p.m. – Pyle Center, AT&T Lounge
Resources for Research & Graduate Education

Marsha Mailick, Vice Chancellor for Research & Graduate Education

William Karpus, Dean, Graduate School

Q&A / Discussion

3:00 p.m.
Break / Transition

3:15 p.m. – Pyle Center, breakout rooms listed below
Research Funding (concurrent conversations by faculty division)

Arts & Humanities, Room 112
Lea Jacobs, Associate Vice Chancellor for Arts & Humanities
Professor, Communication Arts

Biological Sciences and Physical Sciences, Room 213
Norman Drinkwater, Associate Vice Chancellor for Biological Sciences
Professor, Oncology

Social Sciences, Room 309
Jan Greenberg, Associate Vice Chancellor for Social Studies
Professor, School of Social Work

4:15 p.m.
Evaluation

4:30 p.m.
Adjourn

Tuesday, 29 August 2017

8:45 a.m. – Pyle Center, Lobby
Registration

9:00 a.m. – Pyle Center, AT&T Lounge
Joining UW-Madison’s Teaching & Learning Community

Steven M. Cramer, Vice Provost for Teaching & Learning
Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering

Campus Partners – Speed Networking

Q&A / Discussion

10:15 a.m.
Break / Transition

10:20 a.m. – Pyle Center, AT&T Lounge
Taking an Active Role in Helping Our Students Succeed

Lori Berquam, Vice Provost for Student Life and Dean of Students

Campus Partners – Speed Networking

Q&A / Discussion

11:35 a.m.
Break / Transition (walk to University Club)

Noon – University Club, Wayside Dining Room
Chancellor’s Luncheon for New Faculty

1:00 p.m.
Break / Transition

1:15 pm – University Club, Banquet Room
Diversity & Inclusion at UW-Madison

2:15 p.m. – University Club, Banquet Room
Overview of the Tenure Process

3:20 p.m.
Evaluation

3:30 p.m.
Adjourn

Agenda

New Faculty, Fall 2017

2017-2018 Events

The University of Wisconsin-Madison: A Place to Spend a Lifetime
Sarah C. Mangelsdorf, Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs;

Making the Most of Your First Year

  • Faculty Participation in Shared Governance
    Beth Meyerand, Past Chair, University Committee
  • PROFS: Representing UW-Madison Faculty, Strengthening Wisconsin
    Membership Form and Legislative Update

Resources for Research & Graduate Education
Marsha Mailick, Vice Chancellor for Research & Graduate Education
William Karpus, Dean, Graduate School

Evaluation – 28 August

Joining UW-Madison’s Teaching & Learning Community
Steven M. Cramer, Vice Provost for Teaching & Learning
Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering

Taking an Active Role in Helping Our Students Succeed
Lori Berquam, Vice Provost for Student Life and Dean of Students

Campus Partners – Speed Networking

Division of Student Life: Inclusivity, Citizenship, Academics, Self-Discovery

Dean of Students OfficeAcademic Integrity

Dean of Students OfficeAssistance & Support

LGBT Campus Center
Co-Curricular Partnerships with the LGBT Campus Center
Strategic Priorities and Feature Programs

McBurney Disability Resource Center

MSC (Multicultural Student Center)
Guidelines for Planning & Facilitating Discussions on Controversial Topics

University Health Services: Mental Health
Coping with Critical Incident Stress

University Health Services – Violence Prevention & Survivor Services
AlcoholEdu and U Got This! (primary prevention programs for incoming first year & transfer students)
Reporting Options and Rights for Victims of Sexual Assault, Dating/Domestic Violence, and Stalking
Suicide Prevention

Diversity & Inclusion at UW-Madison
Patrick J. Sims, Vice Provost and Chief Diversity Officer
Professor, Theatre & Drama

The Tenure Process at UW-Madison
Michael F. Bernard-Donals, Vice Provost for Faculty & Staff
Nancy Hoefs Professor, English and Mosse/Weinstein Center for Jewish Studies

Isthmus Annual Manual

Evaluation – 29 August