Lodge MCammon leads students in a classroom setting at the Hunt Library. Photo by Marc HallThe Office of Faculty Development supports the mission of NC State by fostering and facilitating the success of NC State’s faculty.

In order to foster faculty success, we facilitate many events throughout the year. For information on events happening this semester, take a look at our Events Calendar. We sponsor a variety of ongoing programs, including the RED Core Teaching Certification, Face-to-Face and Virtual Reading Circles, and Faculty Writing Retreats.

We also facilitate a number of annual events, including our Institutes, the Teaching and Learning Symposium, and New Faculty Orientation.

Frequently Used Resources

Learn about faculty awards, promotion and tenure, and more.

University Faculty Awards

Faculty excellence is at the core of our University’s mission. For many years, NC State has recognized faculty through a variety of awards and recognitions.

Keep Teaching: Academic Continuity Planning

Whether dealing with a short-term absence or a prolonged disruption, we offer guidance to help NC State faculty work flexibly, quickly, and collaboratively to preserve and continue classes.

Promotion and Tenure

NC State faculty should be familiar with the Appointment, Reappointment, Promotion and Permanent Tenure Policy. This information can be accessed from the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost’s web site.

Evaluation of Teaching

NC State provides a range of methods for the evaluation of teaching. The Evaluation of Teaching Committee assures that those practices are appropriate and reflect the needs of faculty and students.


As part of our institutional Quality Enhancement Plan, TH!NK, our campus has been charged with enhancing our students’ higher-order skills in critical and creative thinking.

Pack Hacks for Faculty

Each month, a member of the NC State faculty will provide quick tips, advice, and other insight to facilitate your teaching, research, scholarship or engagement activities.

Stay Informed

Follow the Office of Faculty Development's Events Calendar and Announcements to stay informed about current issues and upcoming events.

OFD Events

July 6, 2020
  • Mindful Mondays

    July 6, 2020
    9:00 am9:30 am

    Location: https://reporter.ncsu.edu/link/courseview?courseID=PRV-OFD&deptName=PRV

July 8, 2020
  • Finding Motivation and Inspiration and Avoiding Burnout

    July 8, 2020
    11:30 am12:30 pm


    Part of the Office Faculty Development's Faculty Conversation Series Summer 2020.

    What motivates you as an instructor to keep going? How do you find inspiration? How do you re-energize to avoid burnout and build in wellness as we start the new academic year? We need to recharge our batteries. We will all need it going forward, so let’s plan for it.

    Facilitated by Dr. Maria Gallardo-Williams, OFD SoTL Faculty Fellow with Jennifer Stanigar, Program Evaluation Specialist, Office of Faculty Development.

    You will receive the Zoom link in your registration confirmation email after registering via REPORTER.

July 10, 2020
July 13, 2020
  • Mindful Mondays

    July 13, 2020
    9:00 am9:30 am

    Location: https://reporter.ncsu.edu/link/courseview?courseID=PRV-OFD&deptName=PRV

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