Jun
1
Fri
2018
Evaluating Complex Scholarship in Today’s Academy @ Kellogg Center
Jun 1 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Event listing for MSU Center for Interdisciplinarity's workshop on Evaluating Complex Scholarship in Today's Academy

Evaluating Complex Scholarship in Today’s Academy: Interdisciplinarity, Collaboration, and Open Scholarship

You are invited to a one-day workshop on best practices associated with evaluating reappointment, promotion, and tenure packages in today’s academy.
This workshop:

• Features talks by national experts Dr. Julie Thompson Klein (Wayne State) and Dr. Holly Falk-Krzesinski (Elsevier) on national trends in scholarly evaluation
• Provides information about local best practices at the unit and college levels
• Fosters cross-campus discussion of scholarly evaluation standards and practices
• Supports unit administrators in reflecting on their unit RPT by-laws and practices
• Provides ideas and resources for evaluating new trends in scholarship and new contacts who can support continued reflection on RPT standards.

Date, Time, Location

June 1, 2018, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center

Schedule

  • 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM: Check in, Continental Breakfast, Networking
  • 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM: Workshop, Including Expert, Presentations and Panels of Local Experts
  • 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM: Happy Hour, Networking

Registration

Please register via Qualtrics

Aug
7
Tue
2018
New Administrator Orientation @ Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107
Aug 7 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Provost Youatt presenting at 2017 New Administrator Orientation

New Administrator Orientation

August 7, 8, and 14, 2018, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day

lunch and continental breakfast are included

Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107

New Administrator Orientation focuses on topics that are critical for new academic unit administrators and provides opportunities to meet and interact with key campus leaders. This program is designed specifically for all new department chairs and school directors, including acting, interim and mid-year hires. New Administrator Orientation may also be helpful to new academic administrators in other academic administrative roles (e.g., executive managers, deans, associate or assistant deans) with breadth of responsibilities similar to a dean, department chair, or school director.

For registration and more information, please contact Cindi Leverich at youngcin@msu.edu.

Aug
8
Wed
2018
New Administrator Orientation @ Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107
Aug 8 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Provost Youatt presenting at 2017 New Administrator Orientation

New Administrator Orientation

August 7, 8, and 14, 2018, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day

lunch and continental breakfast are included

Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107

New Administrator Orientation focuses on topics that are critical for new academic unit administrators and provides opportunities to meet and interact with key campus leaders. This program is designed specifically for all new department chairs and school directors, including acting, interim and mid-year hires. New Administrator Orientation may also be helpful to new academic administrators in other academic administrative roles (e.g., executive managers, deans, associate or assistant deans) with breadth of responsibilities similar to a dean, department chair, or school director.

For registration and more information, please contact Cindi Leverich at youngcin@msu.edu.

Aug
14
Tue
2018
New Administrator Orientation @ Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107
Aug 14 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Provost Youatt presenting at 2017 New Administrator Orientation

New Administrator Orientation

August 7, 8, and 14, 2018, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day

lunch and continental breakfast are included

Henry Center for Executive Development, Room B106/107

New Administrator Orientation focuses on topics that are critical for new academic unit administrators and provides opportunities to meet and interact with key campus leaders. This program is designed specifically for all new department chairs and school directors, including acting, interim and mid-year hires. New Administrator Orientation may also be helpful to new academic administrators in other academic administrative roles (e.g., executive managers, deans, associate or assistant deans) with breadth of responsibilities similar to a dean, department chair, or school director.

For registration and more information, please contact Cindi Leverich at youngcin@msu.edu.

Aug
21
Tue
2018
New Faculty and Academic Staff Orientation @ Kellogg Center
Aug 21 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

new faculty and academic staff meet with department, college, and university leaders over lunch at 2017 Orientation

Welcome to Michigan State University!

Faculty and academic staff who are new to Michigan State University as of Fall 2018 are invited for New Faculty and Academic Staff Orientation.

We are offering orientation on Tuesday, August 21, 2018.

This orientation is required for all new full-time academics on the East Lansing campus that are contracted for 90% time or greater for two or more semesters including tenure system faculty, fixed-term faculty, librarians, health programs faculty, academic specialists in the continuing system, and fixed-term academic specialists.  Others who are in these roles at reduced appointment levels are invited, but not required, to attend.  Postdocs and research associates will be invited to a separate orientation through the Graduate School.

We will welcome you to campus, give you a sense of context and history, introduce you to campus contacts and policies, and share important initiatives.

After a luncheon with the Provost, you’ll be invited to an information fair to connect with organizations, associations and academic units, to discuss general HR concerns with Human Resources representatives, and to have your professional portrait taken.

Schedule

7:30-8:00 a.m.: Continental Breakfast and Registration

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Morning Program

12:30-2:00 p.m.: Lunch

2:00-4:00 p.m. Information Fair, and consultations with Human Resources professionals on benefits, professional photos, and more.

RSVP

Direct communications about this event will start to be sent to new faculty and academic staff in starting in May, 2018. If you have questions, please contact Project Event Coordinator Jill Bryant at AANevent@msu.edu or by calling (517) 355-7483.