Welcome!

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 Reflective Educational Design |RED| Core Teaching Certification and Inclusive Teaching Certification, 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.

TH!NK (QEP)

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

September 28, 2020
  • Mindful Mondays

    September 28, 2020
    9:00 am9:30 am

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


October 1, 2020
  • Faculty Meet Up: Teaching in Uncertain Times

    October 1, 2020
    12:00 pm1:00 pm


    Description:

    REGISTRATION LINK
    Join us over lunch virtually for whole-group discussions facilitated by staff from DELTA, NC State University Libraries, and OFD. Faculty and teaching graduate students are invited to attend. Bring your questions and ideas to share with colleagues about teaching in these challenging, uncertain times. Meet-ups will occur via Zoom every Thursday from 12:00-1:00 pm during the Fall 2020 semester.  

October 5, 2020
  • Mindful Mondays

    October 5, 2020
    9:00 am9:30 am

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


October 7, 2020
  • The New Face of Student Engagement (Faculty Conversation Series

    October 7, 2020
    11:30 am12:30 pm


    Description:

    REGISTRATION LINK
    What are strategies that help us reach all our students in this new teaching landscape? How does trauma-informed pedagogy help us to help them? We will discuss the design and implementation of online pedagogies of care that will help us to finish the semester on a strong note.  


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