SPRING 2012 WORKSHOP CALENDAR

The Office for Faculty Excellence will offer the following workshops during Spring 2012. Workshops have been categorized by content.

For more information, call 328-1426.

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

REGISTER ONLINE for a session.

NOTE: If you are registering from off campus, type INTRA\ before your ID on the sign in form.


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


Date

Workshop

Jan 5, 8:15 am - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
New Faculty Orientation
Office for Faculty Excellence and other campus representatives
VIEW PHOTO GALLERY FOR NFO SPRING 2012


Jan 6, 10:30 - 11:30 am
Virtual TBA
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Orientation for "Faculty at a Distance"
Office for Faculty Excellence


Jan 6, 1 - 3 pm
CON Room 1120
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
CON Peer Classroom and DE Observation Training
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Jan 9, 10 - 11:30 am
Joyner Library 1019
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Getting the Most from Writing to Learn Activities
Kerri Flinchbaugh, Assistant Director, University Writing Program

Jan 9, 12 noon - 1 pm
2318 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Meet and Greet with Research/Statistics Consultants
Dr. Hui Bian, Dr. Jason Brinkley and Dr. Xiangming Fang


Jan 11, 10 - 11:30 am
Joyner Library 1019
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Developing Effective Writing Assignments
Kerri Flinchbaugh, Director, University Writing Center

Jan 11, 12 noon - 1 pm
Brody 2E-100
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
SODM Grand Rounds: Writing Learning Objectives
Joyce Joines Newman MFA, Office for Faculty Excellence


Jan 12, 10 - 11:30 am
Joyner Library 1019
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Grammar's Place in Writing Instruction
Phil Adams, Director, University Writing Center


Jan 12, 1 - 2:30 pm
Austin 309
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Sedona: Getting Started with Sedona - Academic Database
Marcia Rouse and Dr. Dorothy Muller

Jan 17, 10 - 11 am
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
TEACHING ONLINE
Non-traditional Strategies for Online Teaching in a Team-created Biology Course
Shaun Willson, Department of Biology

Jan 17, 10 - 11:30 am
Joyner Library 1019
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Responding to Student Writing
Phil Adams, Coordinator, University Writing Center

Jan 17, 1 - 3 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Peer Classroom Observation Training - East Campus
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Jan 18, 10 - 11:30 am
Joyner Library 1019
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Avoiding and Responding to Plagiarism
Dr. Will Banks,  Interim Director, University Writing Program

Jan 18, 1 - 3 pm
2318 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Qualitative Research Faculty Interest Group
Facilitated by Dr. Hui Bian

Jan 18, 2:30 - 4:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
COURSE & PROGRAM DESIGN & ASSESSMENT
Teaching Innovations for the Honors College: An Application Strategies Workshop
The Honors College


Jan 19, 9 - 10:30 am
Austin 309
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Sedona: Getting Started with Sedona Academic Database
Marcia Rouse and Dr. Dorothy Muller

Jan 19, 2 - 3 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
TEACHING ONLINE
Library Resources for Distance Education Faculty and Students
Angela Whitehurst, Joyner Library, and Christine Andresen, Laupus Library

Jan 19, 3 - 4 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
MENTORING
Responding to Campus Violence -Shots Fired and Discussion..
Lt. Amy Davis, ECU Police, and Dr. Travis Lewis, Director for Student Safety and Services

Jan 20, 2 - 4 pm
Joyner Library 1021
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
SAS Workshop Series 1: Introduction to SAS
Dr. Kevin O'Brien and Dr. Jason Brinkley, Department of Biostatistics

Jan 23, 2 - 3 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Incorporating Literature and Music in ECU's Global Classroom Program Courses
Dr. Sylvie Debevec Henning, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, and Dr. Luci Fernandes, Department of Anthropology, Harriot College of Arts and Sciences

Jan 23, 3:30 - 5 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
PAD Preparation Working Session
Dr. Dorothy Muller, Office for Faculty Excellence

Jan 25, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Design and Management of Class Activities: Tips and Trouble-Shooting
Carl Twarog MFA, Dr. Tracy Tuten, and Dr. Abbie Brown

Jan 25, 12 noon - 1 pm
Brody 2E-100
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
SODM Grand Rounds - Assessing Student Learning
Dr. Dorothy Muller, Office for Faculty Excellence

Jan 25, 1 - 3 pm
2318 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Structural Equation Modeling Faculty Interest Group
Facilitated by Dr. Hui Bian, Office for Faculty Excellence

Jan 26, 2 - 4 pm
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling using AMOS
Dr. Hui Bian, Office for Faculty Excellence

Jan 26, 4 - 5:30 pm
1019 Joyner
MENTORING
Emerging Faculty Interest Group
EFIG - Emerging Faculty Interest Group - Classroom Assessment Techniques
Facilitated by Dr. Dorothy Muller


Jan 27, 2 - 4 pm
Joyner Library 1021
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
SAS Workshop Series 2: Using SAS for Graphics
Dr. Jason Brinkley, Department of Biostatistics

Jan 30, 8:30 - 10:30 am
Joyner Library 2409
DEANS, CHAIRS & DIRECTORS
DCDAD - Reappointment, Tenure, and Promotion
Office for Faculty Excellence

Feb 1, 10 am - 12 noon
309 Austin
CANCELLED
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Matlab
Dr. Xiangming Fang

Feb 1, 12:30 - 1:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
NOTE BEGINNING TIME
TEACHING ONLINE
Teaching Online Faculty Interest Group
TOPIC: Using Wikispaces for Collaborative Knowledge Construction in a Master's-Level Course
Dr. Cheryl A. Stevens, Recreation and Leisure Studies
Facilitated by Joyce Joines Newman MFA

PRESENTATION SLIDES
WIKISPACE OUTLINE EXAMPLES

Feb 2, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Using a "Course Organizer Routine" to Help Your Students Succeed 
Dr. Dan Boudah and Dr. Sarah Williams, College of Education

Feb 2, 2 - 4 pm
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
SPSS Introduction 1
Dr. Hui Bian, Office for Faculty Excellence

Feb 3, 8:30 - 10:30 am
Joyner Library 2409
DEANS, CHAIRS & DIRECTORS
DCDAD - Teaching, Research, and Service
Office for Faculty Excellence

Feb 3, 2 - 4 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex 
NOTE NEW LOCATION
MENTORING
Faculty Writers Circle
Facilitated by Joyce Joines Newman MFA, OFE


Feb 6, 12 noon - 1 pm
1418 Joyner Library
MENTORING
Mindfulness Meditation for Stress Reduction Group
Dr. Christyn Dolbier, Department of Psychology, and Dr. Robert Campbell, Department of Health Services & Information Management

Feb 6, 2 - 4 pm
309 Austin

RESEARCH & STATISTICS
JMP Introduction
Dr. Jason Brinkley

Feb 8, 2 - 3:30 pm
Austin 309
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Sedona - Introduction to the Academic Publication Database
Marcia Rouse and Dr. Dorothy Muller

Feb 9, 11 am - 12 noon
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Using a WiiMote Whiteboard – An Inexpensive Whiteboard Solution for Your Classroom
Dr. Robbie Quinn, Art Education, School of Art and Design
DOWNLOAD WiiMote HANDOUT

Feb 9, 2 - 4 pm
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
SPSS Introduction 2
Dr. Hui Bian, Office for Faculty Excellence

Feb 10, 2:30 - 4:30 pm
Mendenhall Student Center
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Promotion Only Workshop
Sponsored by the Committee on the Status of Women

Feb 10, 1 - 4:30 pm
Mendenhall Student Center
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Tenure and Promotion Workshop
Sponsored by the Committee on the Status of Women

Feb 10, 2 - 4 pm
Joyner Library 1021
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
SAS Workshop Series 3: Statistical Inference Using SAS
Dr. Qiang Wu

Feb 13, 12 noon - 1 pm
1418 Joyner Library
MENTORING
Mindfulness Meditation for Stress Reduction Group
Dr. Christyn Dolbier, Department of Psychology, and Dr. Robert Campbell, Department of Health Services & Information Management

Feb 14, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Research Project Opportunities for Faculty and Students - Project STAR
Dr. Sarah Williams, College of Education

Feb 14, 2 - 4 pm
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Introduction to NVivo 9
Dr. Hui Bian, Office for Faculty Excellence

Feb 15, 11 am - 12 noon
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Using Flickr to Explain and Explore Cultural Environments
Dr. Jami Leibowitz, Department of Anthropology, and Anthropology graduate student Kimberly Fleming

Feb 15, 1 - 3 pm
2318 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Qualitative Research Faculty Interest Group
Facilitated by Dr. Hui Bian

Feb 15, 4 - 5:30 pm
West Campus - Brody 2W

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

Feb 16, 12 noon - 1:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
IRB - The Elements of Informed Consent in Human Research 
Kenneth Briley, IRB


Feb 17, 8:30 - 10:30 am
Joyner Library 1019
DEANS, CHAIRS & DIRECTORS
DCDAD - Assessment and Accreditation
Office for Faculty Excellence and IPAR

Feb 17, 2 - 4 pm
Joyner Library 1021

RESEARCH & STATISTICS
SAS Workshop Series 4: Statistical Modeling Using SAS
Dr. Xiangming Fang, Department of Biostatistics

Feb 20, 12 noon - 1 pm
1418 Joyner Library
MENTORING
Mindfulness Meditation for Stress Reduction Group
Dr. Christyn Dolbier, Department of Psychology, and Dr. Robert Campbell, Department of Health Services & Information Management

Feb 22, 11 noon - 1 pm
Bate 1031
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Peer Classroom Observation Training English Department
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Feb 22, 1 - 3 pm
2318 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Structural Equation Modeling Faculty Interest Group
Facilitated by Dr. Hui Bian, Office for Faculty Excellence

Feb 23, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Using the LiveScribe Pen to Enhance Teaching and Learning
Dr. Leonard Trujillo, Occupational Therapy

Feb 23, 2 - 4 pm
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Using Excel in Research
Dr. Hui Bian, Office for Faculty Excellence

Feb 27, 12 noon - 1 pm
1418 Joyner Library
MENTORING
Mindfulness Meditation for Stress Reduction Group
Dr. Christyn Dolbier, Department of Psychology, and Dr. Robert Campbell, Department of Health Services & Information Management

Feb 27, 2:30 - 4:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
COURSE & PROGRAM DESIGN & ASSESSMENT
Teaching Innovations for the Honors College: Proposal Workshop
The Honors College

Feb 28, 4 - 5:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Peer Classroom Observation Training - East Campus
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Feb 29, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Homeworkology: Three Semesters of Blackboard Homework Evolution
Leanne E. Smith, Department of English, Harriot College of Arts and Sciences

Feb 29, 5 - 8 pm
The East Carolina Heart Institute at ECU, 115 Heart Drive, Greenville
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
From Invention to Market: Commercializing Your Innovations
Marti Van Scott, Office of Technology Transfer

Mar 2, 8:30 - 10:30 am
Joyner Library 2409
DEANS, CHAIRS & DIRECTORS
DCDAD - Handling Difficult Faculty Situations – Case Study Discussion
Office for Faculty Excellence

Mar 2, 2 - 4 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
NOTE NEW LOCATION
MENTORING
Faculty Writers Circle
Facilitated by Joyce Joines Newman MFA, OFE

Mar 8, 4 - 5:30 pm
West Campus TBA
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Sedona: Getting Started with Sedona - Academic Database
Dr. Dorothy Muller, Office for Faculty Excellence

Mar 13, 10 - 11:30 am
Joyner Library 1019
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Getting the Most from Writing to Learn Activities
Kerri Flinchbaugh, Assistant Director, University Writing Program

Mar 14, 10 - 11:30 am
Joyner Library 1019
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Developing Effective Writing Assignments
Dr. Will Banks, Director, University Writing Program

Mar 14, 12 noon - 1:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
TEACHING ONLINE
Teaching Online Faculty Interest Group
TOPIC: Using the Livescribe Pen in Distance Education
Timm Hackett, Department of English
Facilitated by Joyce Joines Newman MFA

Mar 14, 1 - 3 pm
2318 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Qualitative Research Faculty Interest Group
Facilitated by Dr. Hui Bian

Mar 15, 10 - 11:30 am
Joyner Library 1019
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Grammar's Place in Writing Instruction
Kerri Flinchbaugh, Assistant Director, University Writing Program

Mar 15, 12 noon - 1 pm
West Campus - Vidant Health Center
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Peer Classroom Observation Training for BSOM Psychiatric Medicine
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Mar 15, 2 - 4 pm
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Linear Regression Analysis using SPSS
Dr. Hui Bian, Office for Faculty Excellence

Mar 15, 4 - 5:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
MENTORING
Emerging Faculty Interest Group
Writing Your Teaching Philosophy Statement
Dr. Dorothy Muller and Joyce Joines Newman MFA

Mar 16, 8:30 - 10:30 am
Joyner Library 2409
DEANS, CHAIRS & DIRECTORS
DCDAD - EPA Searches and Hiring - The Online Module and More
Office for Faculty Excellence

Mar 19, 10 - 11:30 am
Joyner Library 1019
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Responding to Student Writing
Phil Adams, University Writing Center

Mar 19, 12 noon - 2 pm
244 Mendenhall
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Journal Publishing and Faculty Authors
Interdisciplinary Faculty Panel

Mar 20, 10 - 11:30 am
Joyner Library 1019
CANCELLED
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Avoiding and Responding to Plagiarism
Kerri Flinchbaugh, Assistant Director, University Writing Program

Mar 21, 1 - 3 pm
2318 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Structural Equation Modeling Faculty Interest Group
Facilitated by Dr. Hui Bian, Office for Faculty Excellence

Mar 21, 2 - 3 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
Streaming Videos through Joyner Library
Jeanne Hoover and Clark Nall, Academic Library Services, Joyner Library

Mar 21, 2 - 4 pm
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Introduction to Statistical Analysis using R
Dr. Andrada Ivanescu, Department of Biostatistics

Mar 22, 10 am - 12 noon
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Logistic Regression Analysis using SPSS
Dr. Hui Bian, Office for Faculty Excellence

Mar 22, 1 - 2 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
TEACHING ONLINE
Teaching a Lab Science Course Online - Challenges and Strategies of Development and Implementation
Dr. Terri Woods, Department of Geological Sciences

Mar 26, 12 noon - 1:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Peer Classroom Observation Training - FTF and DE
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Mar 29, 1:30 - 4 pm
Mendenhall Great Room 1 and Room 244
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
2012 Scholar-Teacher Awards Symposium
VIEW PHOTO GALLERY FOR 2012 Scholar-Teacher Symposium

Mar 30, 8:30 - 10:30 am
Joyner Library 2409
DEANS, CHAIRS & DIRECTORS
DCDAD - Student Related Matters for New Administrators
Office for Faculty Excellence

Apr 3, 12 noon - 1:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
IRB - Waiving Informed Consent: What's Allowed?
Kenneth Briley, IRB

Apr 3, 2 - 4 pm
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Non-parametric Tests using SPSS
Dr. Hui Bian, Office for Faculty Excellence

Apr 4, 12 noon - 1:30 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
TEACHING ONLINE
Teaching Online Faculty Interest Group
TOPIC: Using Private Facebook Groups for Student Videos
Dr. Annette Peery, College of Nursing
Facilitated by Joyce Joines Newman MFA
VIEW PRIVATE FACEBOOK GROUPS POSTER
VIEW VIDEO GRADING RUBRIC

Apr 9, 9 - 11 am
1307 Allied Health (West Campus)
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Introduction to SPSS
Dr. Hui Bian, Office for Faculty Excellence

Apr 10, 10:30 am - 12 noon
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Peer Classroom Observation Training - East Campus
Dr. Dorothy Muller

Apr 11, 9 - 11 am
1307 Allied Health (West Campus)
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
JMP Introduction
Dr. Jason Brinkley

Apr 11, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
WINNING TEACHING STYLES & STRATEGIES
The Emotional Health Needs of Today's College Students: Challenges and Recommendations
Dr. Matthew Dwyer, Director, Center for Counseling and Student Development
VIEW EMOTIONAL HEALTH NEEDS POWERPOINT

Apr 12, 12 noon - 1 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex
COURSE & PROGRAM DESIGN & ASSESSMENT
Course Redesign to Enhance Student Learning - Using UDL Principles
Dr. Jennifer Williams, College of Education

Apr 12, 2 - 4 pm
Austin 309
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Survival Analysis using SPSS
Dr. Hui Bian, Office for Faculty Excellence

Apr 13, 8:30 - 10:30 am
Joyner Library 2409
DEANS, CHAIRS & DIRECTORS
DCDAD - What Chairs Need to Know to Support Grant Making, Grant Management, and Grant Closing
Office for Faculty Excellence

Apr 13, 2 - 4 pm
1632 Old Cafeteria Complex NOTE NEW LOCATION
MENTORING
Faculty Writers Circle
Facilitated by Joyce Joines Newman MFA, OFE

Apr 18, 1 - 3 pm
2318 Old Cafeteria Complex
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
Qualitative Research Faculty Interest Group
Facilitated by Dr. Hui Bian

Apr 25, 9 am - 12 noon
Hendrix Theater, Mendenhall
PURSUING TENURE & PROMOTION
Awards Day
Academic Affairs
VIEW PHOTO GALLERY FOR 2012 AWARDS DAY

Apr 27, 8:30 - 10:30 am
Joyner Library 2409
DEANS, CHAIRS & DIRECTORS
DCDAD - Policy Compliance and Evaluation of Support Staff
Office for Faculty Excellence

May 1, 9 am - 4 pm
Joyner Library 1019
USING 21st CENTURY TOOLS
Physical Computing Workshop - Creative Use of Microchip Circuits 
Carl Twarog, School of Art and Design
VIEW PHOTO GALLERY FOR PHYSICAL COMPUTING WORKSHOP

May 3, 8:30 - 10:30 am
Joyner Library 2409
DEANS, CHAIRS & DIRECTORS
DCDAD - The Budget - Department, College, University, System
Office for Faculty Excellence

May 21, 9 am -  5 pm
1307 Allied Health (West Campus)
RESEARCH & STATISTICS
EPI INFO Training
Gregory Dale Kearney