Previous Events


  • Monday, May 7, 2018

    Preparing Your Promotion and Tenure Portfolio

    This workshop covered the following topics: 1) external letters; 2) writing the narrative; and 3) best practices for digital portfolio preparation. The facilitators for this workshop include Dean Robin Dorff, Dr. Roxanne Donovan, Dr. Michele DiPietro, and Dr. Carmen Skaggs.

    Video: Presentation Pt 1 - Pt 2 - Pt 3

    • Tuesday, February 6, 2018

      02-06-20182017-18 CHSS Faculty Development Series Book Group

      A discussion of chapters 8, 9, and 10 of Teach Students How to Learn by Sandra McGuire.

      Facilitator: Dr. Hillary Steiner, Faculty Fellow for Learning-Centered Teaching

      Documents: Powerpoint | Handout 1 | Handout 2


        • Wednesday, November 29, 2017

          11-29-20172017-18 CHSS Faculty Development Series Book Group

          A discussion of chapters 5,6, and 7 of Teach Students How to Learn by Sandra McGuire.

          • Tuesday, October 31, 2017

            10-31-20172017-18 CHSS Faculty Development Series Book Group

            A discussion of the first four chapters of Teach Students How to Learn by Sandra McGuire.

            • Wednesday, September 20, 2017

              09-20-2017Motivation and Success: Unpacking the Faculty-Student Dynamic

              Dr. Esther Jordan, Associate Director for Faculty Support, CETL, and Associate Professor of Political Science

              Document: PowerPoint
              Video: View presentation

              • Wednesday, August 30, 2017

                09-30-2017Panel Presentation by 2017 Manuscript Completion Program Participants

                Dr. Corrine McNamara, Associate Professor of Psychology
                Dr. Sha Huang, Assistant Professor of Chinese
                Dr. Jennifer Willard, Associate Professor of Psychology
                Dr. William "Tom" Okie, Assistant Professor of History Education & History 

                Video: View presentation

                • Monday, March 7, 2017

                  03-07-2017An Introduction to Faculty Advising Using the SSC-Campus Platform

                  Dr. Chris Hutt, Asst. VP for Academic Advising

                  • Monday, February 27, 2017

                    02-27-2017Tabletop Exercises on Building Evacuation Procedures

                    Andy Altizer, Office of Emergency Management
                    Christy Hendricks, Office of Emergency Management
                    James Westbrook, Office of Emergency Management

                    • Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

                      02-01-2017Building a Culture of Assessment

                      Dr. Tom Pusateri, Associate Director of the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL)
                      Professor of Psychology
                      Dr. Tris Utschig, Associate Director for the Learning Sciences
                      Associate Professor of Nuclear Engineering

                      Documents: PowerPoint


                      • Friday, December 2nd, 2016

                        12-02-2016Digital Measures Training Workshop

                        • Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

                          11-30-2013Digital Measures Training Workshop

                          • Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

                            11-01-2016Panel Presentation by Fall 2015 Manuscript Completion Program Participants

                            Suma Mallavarapu, Associate Professor of Psychology
                            Laura McGrath, Professor of English
                            Heidi Scherer, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
                            Sarasij Majumder, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Interdisciplinary Studies

                            Video: View presentation

                            • Wednesday, October 12, 2016

                              10-12-2016Advising Transfer Students

                              Kathy Earwood, Director of CHSS Undergraduate Advising Center
                              Matt Waller, Advisor, CHSS Undergraduate Advising Center
                              Lindsay Lee, Assistant Director, Admissions
                              Sarah Baumhoff, Associate Director, Student Financial Aid

                              Video: View presentation

                              • Wednesday, September 28, 2016

                                09-28-2016Colleagues, Coffee, and Conversation

                                • Tuesday, August 30, 2016

                                  08-30-2016Learning Communities: What's in it for Me?

                                  Ms. Cathy Bradford, Director of Learning Communities
                                  Dr. Carmen Skaggs, Associate Dean for Academic Support, CHSS
                                  Dr. Hillary Steiner, Associate Director of Learning Communities

                                  Document: PowerPoint
                                  Video: View presentation

                                  • Tuesday, March 29, 2016

                                    03-29-2016Mutual Mentoring: Creating a Supportive Research Network

                                    Dr. Jeanne Bohannon, Assistant Professor of Digital Writing & Media Arts
                                    Dr. Matt Mitchelson, Associate Professor of Geography
                                    Dr. Federica Santini, Associate Professor of Italian

                                    Document: Tips for Creating, Strengthening, and Nourishing your Research Network by Federica Santini
                                    Video: View presentation

                                    • Thursday, March 3, 2016


                                      03-03-2016Mutual Mentoring: Breaking the Top Down Mentoring Stereotype

                                      Dr. Federica Santini, Associate Professor of Italian
                                      Dr. Griselda Thomas, Associate Professor of English
                                      Dr. Suma Mallavarapu, Associate Professor of Psychology
                                      Dr. Chenaz Seelarbokus, Associate Professor of Public Administration

                                      In this workshop, facilitators offered practical strategies to increase research productivity through accountability, networking with similar minded scholars, and mutual mentoring.

                                      Video: View presentation

                                      • Thursday, January 28, 2016


                                        01-28-2016IRB 101

                                        Ms. Deanna Hendrickson, Director of Compliance
                                        Dr. Chris Ziegler, Professor of Psychology

                                        This workshop provided information about KSU's IRB process, including the types of review, required training, and submission process.


                                        • Monday, November 9, 2015

                                          11-09-2015Money, Money, Money, Money--Grants 101: The Basics

                                          Marshal Chaifetz, CHSS Grants and Contracts Coordinator

                                          This faculty development workshop was focused on grant development. The workshop also included a summary presentation about the IRB by Deanna Hendrickson, Director of Compliance in the Office of Research.

                                          • Thursday, October 1, 2015

                                            10-01-2015Students in Conflict

                                            Dr. Michael Sanseviro, Dean of Students, KSU

                                            This workshop provided information on how to identify and work with students in distress, including the basics of conflict resolution and measures faculty can take to support those impacted by a crisis.

                                            Video: View presentation