New Faculty Orientation

The Office for Faculty Affairs cordially invites you to attend our two-day New Faculty Orientation event.  This comprehensive orientation event will provide you with the basic information that every GW faculty member should know, as well as information regarding the various offices and networks that support faculty research and teaching at the university.  Breakfast, lunch, and snacks will be provided.

Please note: A separate invitation will be sent for the President’s Reception via Paperless Post invitation

This orientation is only for full-time faculty 

Day 1 | Thursday, August 22
Location: Corcoran Hall, Room 101

8:30am              Registration and Breakfast

9:00am               Welcome Remarks

9:15am               GW Culture and Values

9:45am               Faculty Resources

11:00am             Surviving your First Year Faculty Panel

12:00pm            Working Lunch Payroll & Benefits Discussion

1:00pm               Enrollment and the Student Experience

2:00pm               Faculty Perspective on Research

3:15pm               Sponsored Projects, Research and Administrative Support

4:00pm               Break and Resource Table

4:15pm              Commercializing Innovation

5:00pm               Corporate Research and Foundations Support

5:45pm               Adjournment

6:00pm              Reception at F St House with President LeBlanc


Day 2 | Friday, August 23
Location: Corcoran Hall, Room 104

8:30am               Registration and Breakfast

9:00am               Welcome Remarks

9:15am              Interrupting Unconscious Bias              

10:45am             Break

11:00am            Campus Safety & Security

12:00pm             Lunch

1:00pm               Title IX/Anti-Discrimination: Basics & Best Practices for GW Leaders

2:30pm               Maintaining Ethics, Compliance & Privacy at GW 

3:30pm               Survey and Summary Wrap-up