Wayne State University

Schedule

Thursday, August 17

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast & Registration

Community Room, UGL 3rd Floor
Complimentary Parking in Parking Structure 5

9:00 – 9:15 a.m.
Welcome

Provost Keith E. Whitfield
Community Room, UGL 3rd Floor

9:15 – 10:15 a.m.
Introduction to WSU & Midtown

Jeri Stroupe, Sr. Project Administrator, Office of Economic Development
Jerry Herron, Dean, Irvin D. Reid Honors College
Community Room, UGL 3rd Floor

10:15 – 10:30 a.m.
Break

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Academic and Grading Policies

Kurt Kruschinska, University Registrar
Community Room, UGL 3rd Floor

11:30 – 12:00 p.m.
Student Policies

David Strauss, Dean of Students
Community Room, UGL 3rd Floor

12:15 – 2:00 p.m.
Library Liaison Luncheon

Room FGH, McGregor 2nd Floor

2:00 – 2:45 p.m.
AAUP-AFT: Know Your Rights about Renewals, Tenure, and Promotion

Community Room, UGL 3rd Floor

2:45 – 3:00 p.m.
Break

3:00 – 4:45 p.m.
Benefits: What You Need to Know

Community Room, UGL 3rd Floor
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. - Human Resources
4:00 – 4:45 p.m. - Academic Personnel

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
President's Reception for New Faculty

Jacob House Lawn (Weather Permitting)

Friday, August 18

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast

Community Room, UGL 3rd Floor
Complimentary Parking in Parking Structure 5

9:00 – 9:30 a.m.
Assessment

Cathy Barrette, Director
Community Room, UGL 3rd Floor

9:30 - 10:15 a.m.
Managing the Career Path Panel Discussion

TBD
Community Room, UGL 3rd Floor

10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
Managing the Career Path Breakout Sessions by Rank/College

UGL 3nd Floor (various rooms)

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
Office for Teaching and Learning Luncheon

Hillberry A, Student Center 2nd Floo

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Resource Fair

Hillberry BC, Student Center 2nd Floor

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Individual consultations with benefits/HR

Student Center Conference Rooms
201, 279 & 281, Student Center 2nd Floor

2:45 – 3:15 p.m.
WSU Police and Safety on Campus

Lt. David Scott, Crime Prevention Section
Community Room, UGL 3rd Floor

3:15 – 4:30 p.m.
Research and Innovation: Resources and Opportunities

Stephen M. Lanier, Vice President for Research Sarah James, Research Support Liaison
Tim Foley, Training Specialist
Community Room, UGL 3rd Floor

4:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Travel to Reception

5:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Networking Reception with Previous Cohorts of Faculty

TBD