SPRING 2010 WORKSHOP CALENDAR

The Office for Faculty Excellence will offer the following workshops during Spring 2010. Workshops have been categorized by content.

For more information, call 328-5429.

Many OFE programs are recorded. View the searchable Mediasite catalog of recordings (sign in with your ECU ID and passphrase).


REGISTER ONLINE for a workshop.

Individuals with disabilities who require accommodation under ADA should contact the Department of Disability Support Services at (252) 737-1016 (voice/TTY) or  email DSS 48hours prior to the start of the program.


Date

Workshop

Jan 6, 9 am - 3 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
New Faculty Orientation
Office for Faculty Excellence

Jan 7, 9:30 - 11:30 am
ECHI Banquet Room B-D
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Statistical Analysis using JMP
Dr. Jason Brinkley

Jan 11, 2 - 4 pm
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Getting Started with NVivo
Dr. Kevin Gross

Jan 14, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Grant Writing Faculty Interest Group
Proposals for the Faculty Senate Research and Creative Activity Grants
Dr. Janice Tovey

Jan 15, 1 - 5 pm
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
SPSS Beginning & Intermediate
Dr. Kevin Gross

Jan 19, 3 - 4 pm
2213 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Qualitative Research Faculty Interest Group
Dr. Kevin Gross

Jan 20, 12 noon - 2 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Peer Classroom Observation Training
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Jan 21, 2 - 4 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Peer Classroom Observation Training
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Jan 22, 1 - 4 pm
244 Mendenhall
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Tenure and Promotion Workshop
Sponsored by the Committee on the Status of Women

Jan 22, 1 - 4 pm
244 Mendenhall

PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Promotion Only Workshop
Sponsored by the Committee on the Status of Women

Jan 22, 2 - 3:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
MENTORING
Asian Faculty Interest Group
Facilitated by Dr. Borim Song, Dr. Sylvie Henning and Joyce Joines Newman MFA

Jan 22, 3 - 4 pm
2213 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Statistics Faculty Interest Group
Dr. Kevin Gross

Jan 25, 1:30 - 3 pm
BSOM 3E-120B
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Peer Classroom Observation Training - Fuller
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Jan 26, 9 - 11 am
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Using Excel for Statistics
Dr. Kevin Gross

Jan 26, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Hindsight is 20/20: Using Student Reflections to Help Other Students
Dr. Beverly Wright, Marketing Research, College of Business

Jan 26, 5 - 6:30 pm
BSOM TBA
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Peer Classroom Observation Training - BSOM
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Jan 27, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Self-paced Mastery-based Instruction
Dr. Marsha Ironsmith and Dr. Marion Eppler, Department of Psychology

Jan 27, 1 - 3 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Coping with Seven Disruptive Personality Types in the Classroom
A Magna Online Seminar by Dr. Gerald Amada. Following the audio seminar, Drs. Valerie Kisler-Van Reede (ECU Counseling Center) and Maggie Olszewska (ECU Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities) will respond to the audio seminar.

Jan 27, 3:15 - 5 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Peer Classroom Observation Training
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Jan 28, 2 - 4 pm
309 Austin
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Simple Image Manipulation Processes in Photoshop
Joyce Joines Newman MFA, Office for Faculty Excellence

Jan 29, 1:30 - 3:30 pm
Global Classroom in Science and Technology Building
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Sedona Introduction and Demonstration
Dr. Michael Poteat

Feb 1, 2 - 4 pm
Science & Technology Building, Room 144
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Stats Review Series: Workshop #1 - Descriptive Statistics 
Dr. Kevin Gross

Feb 2, 11 am - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex and work area 2318 OCC if time permits

PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Sedona Introduction and Demonstration
Dr. Michael Poteat

Feb 3, 12 noon - 1:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
TEACHING ONLINE
Teaching Online Faculty Interest Group
Topic: The Rotational Journal: How to Foster Engagement and Critical Thinking/Writing in Online Spaces
Dr. Todd Finley, English Education, College of Education

Feb 4, 2 - 3 pm
309 Austin
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Web Site Accessibility 4-1-1
Belinda Perkinson, ITCS, & Michael Thompson, Disability Support Services

Feb 5, 2 - 4 pm
2213 Old Cafeteria Complex
MENTORING
Faculty Writers Work Group
Dr. Dorothy Muller and Joyce Joines Newman MFA

Feb 8, 2 - 4 pm
Science & Technology Building, Room 144
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Stats Review Series: Workshop #2 - Inferential Statistics 
Dr. Kevin Gross

Feb 9, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Using Technology for Problem-based Learning<
Dr. Donna Kain, Department of English

Feb 10, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
REPEATED ON FEB 23, WEST CAMPUS

WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Attendance, Absences and Excuses: What's a Faculty Member to Do?
Dr. Michael Brown, Department of Psychology, and Laura Sweet, Senior Associate Dean of Students, Student Affairs

Feb 11, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Mentoring Students in Research
Dr. Kevin Gross; Dr. Christyn Dolbier, Dr. Mary Farwell

Feb 15, 2 - 4 pm
Science & Technology Building, Room 144
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Stats Review Series: Workshop #3 - Group Differences 
Dr. Kevin Gross

Feb 16, 3 - 4 pm
2213 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Qualitative Research Faculty Interest Group
Dr. Kevin Gross

Feb 17, 12 noon-1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Learning Through Building in Second Life
Dr. Jami Leibowitz, Department of Anthropology

Feb 22, 10 am - 12 noon
221 Mendenhall
COURSE & PROGRAM DESIGN & ASSESSMENT
Best Practices in Writing Assessment: Promoting Teaching and Learning in the Writing-Based QEP

Dr. Bob Cummins, Director, Center for Writing and Rhetoric, University of Mississippi
Sponsored by the University Writing Program

Feb 22, 2 - 4 pm
Science & Technology Building, Room 144
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Stats Review Series: Workshop #4 - Association and Prediction
Dr. Kevin Gross

Feb 22, 3 - 4:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
ECU WAC Writing Institute: Wikipedia Writing Assignment
Dr. Bob Cummins, Director, Center for Writing and Rhetoric, University of Mississippi
Sponsored by the University Writing Program

Feb 23, 2 - 4 pm
Austin 309
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Demonstration of Qualtrics Survey Software 
Monica Moore of ITCS and Mandee Foushee Lancaster

Feb 23, 3 - 4 pm
TBA West Campus
THIS IS A REPEAT OF THE FEB 10 SESSION
CANCELLED

WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Attendance, Absences and Excuses: What's a Faculty Member to Do?
Dr. Michael Brown, Department of Psychology, and Laura Sweet, Senior Associate Dean of Students, Student Affairs

Feb 24, 8 am-3:30 pm
Mendenhall Student Center
SERVICE, ENGAGEMENT, SoTL
7th Annual ECU Conference on Service Learning, including guest lecture and luncheon at 12 noon
Sponsored by the University Service-Learning Committee, the Volunteer and Service-Learning Center, and the Office for Faculty Excellence
Dr. Randy Stoecker, author of The Unheard Voices: Community Organizations and Service-Learning

Feb 25, 2 - 3:30 pm
Austin 309
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Making Outlook 2007 Work for You
Jennifer Raby, ITCS


Feb 26, 2-3:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
MENTORING
Asian Faculty Interest Group
Facilitated by Dr. Borim Song, Dr. Sylvie Henning and Joyce Joines Newman MFA

Feb 26, 3-4 pm
2213 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Statistics Faculty Interest Group
Dr. Kevin Gross

Mar 1, 2-4 pm
Science & Technology Building, Room 144
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Stats Review Series: Workshop #5 - Nonparametric Statistics
Dr. Kevin Gross

Mar 2, 2 - 3:30 pm
Austin 309
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Making Outlook 2007 Work for You
Jennifer Raby, ITCS

Mar 3, 12 noon-1:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex


TEACHING ONLINE
Teaching Online Faculty Interest Group
Topic: Using Expression Web HTML Editor and My Web to Create Academic Space
Belinda Perkinson, ITCS

Mar 5, 2-4 pm
2213 Old Cafeteria Complex
MENTORING
Faculty Writers Work Group
Dr. Dorothy Muller and Joyce Joines Newman MFA

Mar 8, 10 - 11:30 am
2502G - Laupus Computer Lab


PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Peer Classroom Observation Training
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Mar 15, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Prompt Plus Strategy for Better Essay Question Answers 
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Mar 16, 3-4 pm
2213 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Qualitative Research Faculty Interest Group
Dr. Kevin Gross

Mar 18, 10-11:30 am
Global Classroom, 143 Science and Technology Building
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Sedona: Introduction and Demonstration
Dr. Michael Poteat

Mar 18, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
CANCELLED

SERVICE, ENGAGEMENT, SoTL
Creating Civic and Community Collectiveness: The Princeville Mural Project
Dr. Mark Malley, School of Art and Design

Mar 18, 3 - 4:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Peer Classroom Observation Training
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Mar 22, 2 - 3:30 pm
Health Sciences Building, Room 2502G (computer classroom)
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Web Site Accessibility 4-1-1
Belinda Perkinson, ITCS, & Michael Thompson, Disability Support Services

Mar 23, 3 - 4 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Social Media Classroom: A New Way of Teaching Using Twitter, Blogs, YouTube, Yammer, Second Life or Facebook
Susan Thornton of ITCS and Dr. Tracy Tuten, Associate Professor of Marketing
VIEW SOCIAL MEDIA CLASSROOM POWERPOINT

Mar 24, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
THIS IS A CONTINUATION OF THE FEB 10 SESSION
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Attendance, Absences and Excuses: How to Encourage Class Attendance 
Dr. Michael Brown, Department of Psychology

Mar 24, 2-3 pm
Joyner 1020
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Smart Classrooms and Teaching
Dr. Elizabeth Jones, Department of Biology, and Susan Thornton

Mar 26, 9 am - 4 pm
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
SEM w/AMOS 
Dr. Kevin Gross

Mar 26, 1 - 2:30 pm
BSOM Office of Academic and Faculty Development


PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Sedona Introduction and Demonstration
Dr. Michael Poteat

Mar 26, 2-3:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
CANCELLED

MENTORING
Asian Faculty Interest Group
Dr. Borim Song, Dr. Sylvie Henning and Joyce Joines Newman MFA

Mar 26, 3-4 pm
2213 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Statistics Faculty Interest Group
Dr. Kevin Gross

Mar 29, 2 - 4 pm
244 Mendenhall
COURSE & PROGRAM DESIGN & ASSESSMENT
Curriculum Development Workshop
Academic Programs

Mar 30, 12 noon - 1:30 pm
Laupus Library Teleconference Room (1506)
CANCELLED

USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Making Outlook 2007 Work for You
Jennifer Raby, ITCS

Mar 31, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Creating Effective Peer Review Activities for WI Classes
Dr. Diane Penrod

Mar 31, 1 - 2:30 pm
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
NVivo 8 Demo
Dr. Kevin Gross

Apr 1, 1:20 - 3:35 pm pm
Mendenhall Great Rooms 1 and 244
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
ECU 2010 Scholar-Teacher Symposium
14 Award Recipients

Apr 5, 12 noon - 1:30 pm
Mendenhall 244
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
RESEARCH & CREATIVE ACTIVITY WEEK: FIVE YEAR ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS
Purple Rain: Precipitation Processes and Patterns from Local Hazards to Global Climate Change
Dr. Scott Curtis, Department of Geography
Sponsored by Division of Research and Graduate Studies

Apr 6, 2 - 3 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
How Smart Are Smart Phones?
Susan Thornton, ITCS; Bob Green and Allison Hope, College of Nursing
VIEW SMART PHONES POWERPOINT
Tips on Purchasing a Smartphone

Apr 7, 12 noon -1 :30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
TEACHING ONLINE
Teaching Online Faculty Interest Group
Topic: Developing Camtasia Best Practices for the Online Course
Dr. Tami Tomasello, School of Communication

Apr 5, 7 - 8:30 pm
Mendenhall Great Rooms
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
RESEARCH & CREATIVE ACTIVITY WEEK: FIVE YEAR ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS
The Color of Poison
Dr. Kyle Summers, Department of Biology
Sponsored by Division of Research and Graduate Studies

Apr 9, 12 noon-1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Flip Video Blogs to Create Community in a Distance Education Program
David Vinciguerra, Library Science, and Jennifer Vinciguerra, College of Education

Apr 9, 2-4 pm
2213 Old Cafeteria Complex
MENTORING
Faculty Writers Work Group
Dr. Dorothy Muller and Joyce Joines Newman MFA

Apr 14, 12 noon - 1  pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex

WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
The Faculty Role in Student Retention
Dr. Michael Brown

Apr 20, 10 - 11:30 am
309 Austin
CANCELLED DUE TO ROOM UPDATES; RESCHEDULED TO MAY 18

USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Web Site Accessibility 4-1-1
Belinda Perkinson, ITCS

Apr 20, 3-4 pm
2213 Old Cafeteria Complex
IN LIEU OF THIS MEETING, THE FIG WILL ATTEND THE NVIVO 8 DEMO ON MARCH 31 IN AUSTIN 309

RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Qualitative Research Faculty Interest Group
Dr. Kevin Gross

Apr 20, 3 - 5 pm
1307 Health Sciences Building
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Statistical Analysis for Medical Data Using R
Dr. Andrada Ivanescu, Department of Biostatistics, College of Allied Health Sciences

Apr 21, 3 - 5 pm
1307 Health Sciences Building
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Statistical Analysis Using JMP
Dr. Jason Brinkley

Apr 22, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
The Arts Across the Curriculum: Negotiating Identities in a Globalized World and the Implications for Art Education
Dr. Alice Arnold, Dr. Borim Song, Jan-Ru Wan of NCSU

Apr 22, 3 - 5 pm
1307 Health Sciences Building
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Design of Experiments Using JMP
Dr. Jason Brinkley

Apr 23, 2 - 3:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
MENTORING
Asian Faculty Interest Group
Facilitated by Dr. Borim Song, Dr. Sylvie Henning and Joyce Joines Newman MFA
TOPIC: "Research Collaborations in Asia and China"
by Dr. Okmyung Bin, Department of Economics

Apr 23, 3 - 4 pm
2213 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Statistics Faculty Interest Group
Dr. Kevin Gross

April 23, 3 - 5 pm
1307 Health Sciences Building
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Getting Started with SPSS
Dr. Kevin Gross

May 6, 11 am
Willis Building Auditorium
SERVICE, ENGAGEMENT, SoTL
The Scholarship of Engagement and the Future for Engaged Universities: ECU Engagement, The Path to Lead and Serve
Dr. Lorilee R. Sandmann, The University of Georgia
Sponsored by The Office of Engagement, Innovation and Economic Development, the Volunteer and Service-Learning Center, and the  University Service-Learning Committee

May 18, 10 - 11:30 am
309 Austin
Rescheduled from April 20

USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Web Site Accessibility 4-1-1
Belinda Perkinson, ITCS