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.
Listening Sessions hosted by the Office of Transformation
December 7, 2022
The Office of Transformation is hosting a series of CUNY-wide “listening sessions” to gather feedback from students, faculty, staff, and employers on the best ways to help CUNY students prepare for their futures.
Following is information about the listening session for faculty.
CUNY’s Faculty Career Success Fellows have worked for two years gathering information and data to help faculty support CUNY students in their future professional lives. After lightning talks about their work, the panelists will host an open forum for audience members.
Sharona Levy (Brooklyn College): Professor of Speech Communication Arts and Sciences
Dean Savage (Queens College): Professor of Sociology, Emeritus
Anya Spector (Guttman Community College): Assistant Professor of Human Services
Shiro Withanachchi (Queens College): Associate Dean, School of Business
Chen Xu (New York City College of Technology): Associate Professor of Computer Engineering Technology