Faculty Commons, A Center for Teaching, Learning, Scholarship and Service coordinates all professional development, grants and assessment activities of faculty at New York City College of Technology. Faculty Commons adopts a programmatic approach to professional development and operates as a faculty resource and think tank where members collaborate on a variety of projects to shape curriculum, pedagogy and assessment.
The Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) helps faculty and administrators compete for and win grants that strengthen the intellectual climate and improve the learning environment at City Tech. The office provides notices of grant opportunities and works with faculty and administrators over the life-cycle of a grant – from concept development through close-out.
The Professional Activity Report and Self-Evaluation (PARSE) is the documentation of a faculty member’s accomplishments during each academic year and cumulatively, in the three principal areas of teaching, scholarly and professional growth, and service. The PARSE serves as the basis for the annual evaluation. It is also provides faculty with an instrument to present to departmental and college review committees for reappointment, tenure, and promotion.
Call for Mentors: Help build a mentoring network at City Tech
April 15, 2022 All day
We are seeking senior faculty with different areas of expertise to help build a mentoring network program at City Tech throughout the 2022-2023 academic year.
Please consider participating as a mentor or a lead mentor.
Lead Mentors will receive a $500 stipend. Activities will include serving on the Mentoring Network Steering Committee and, developing and delivering workshops and as well as one-on-one meetings on a range of topics. One objective is to maximize the impact of the Wake Forest Mentoring Resource Center and National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD) workshops for which we have funding only this spring, and additionally, carry our knowledge and expertise forward.
Lead Mentors are expected to attend at least one of the following spring 2022 workshops:
Nuts & Bolts of Mentoring: Tools & Strategies for Effective Mentoring Relationships Offered by the Wake Forest University Mentoring Resource Center: Tuesday, April 5, from 11:00am-12:30pm – register hereor Monday, April 11, from 4:00pm-5:30pm – register here
Mentoring 101: How to Get What You Need to Thrive in the Academy Offered by NCFDD: Tuesday, May 31, from 1:00pm-3:00pm – register here