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Climate Survey

Watch your inbox starting on October 29 for UNT’s first ever campus-wide climate survey.  The survey is intended to identify strengths and opportunities related to diversity, equity and inclusion to all faculty, staff, students and administrators. With nearly 50% students of color and our emerging status as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI), inclusion is an important issue in UNT’s future....

SPOT Survey

Student Perceptions of Teaching (SPOT) is the student evaluation system for UNT, and allows students the ability to confidentially provide constructive feedback to their instructor and department to improve the quality of student experiences in the course.  SPOT opens on November 19 and closes on December 6.  The faculty portal can be located at https://unt.iasystem.org/faculty.  The portal...

COACHE

The COACHE Steering Committee is off and running. The Steering Committee is tasked with converting the results of the 2017-18 COACHE survey into an action plan to make UNT "A Best Place to Work" in the estimation of UNT faculty. More specifically, Provost Jennifer Cowley has charged the Steering Committee to 1) analyze the results of the survey; 2) determine areas of concern (as indicated by...

Networking Resources for Faculty

Networking and collaborating are powerful ways that faculty can improve their productivity. There are a number of faculty-led groups on our campus designed to connect faculty with one another.

Black Faculty Network: click here or contact Chandra Carey for more information. International Faculty Network: click here or contact Rachita Sharma for more information. La Colectiva (a network for...

Professional Development Opportunity

The Department of Media Arts is hosting the inaugural Mediating Change Conference at UNT, November 1-2, 2018.  The conference focuses on the roles of media in creating a more equitable, inclusive, sustainable, and just society. The goal is to bring scholars, media practitioners, educators, and/or activists together in one space so that we can all learn from and about each other’s research,...

Climate Survey

UNT will conduct it’s first-ever Campus Inclusion Climate Survey October 29 – November 16th. Four customized survey tools for UNT Denton faculty, staff, students and administrators will be sent directly to your UNT email. The anonymous responses will help UNT to create a strategic plan for diversity and inclusion that considers UNT’s multiple perspectives. We encourage you as faculty to...

Changes in the Office of Faculty Success

I will be serving as Interim Associate Vice Provost for Faculty while my predecessor, Dr. Michael McPherson, serves as Acting Dean of the Mayborn School of Journalism this year. Mike certainly left big shoes to fill, but I will do my best to keep things moving in his absence. Of all the positions that I have held, I think this is most exciting – what better gig than helping my fellow faculty...

The Latest from CLEAR

The Center for Learning Enhancement, Assessment, and Redesign (CLEAR) offers a variety of services to anyone with teaching responsibilities at the university. Services include online course and program development and implementation, as well as support for instructional technologies (such as the university learning management system, Blackboard and Canvas), regardless of class modality. Our ...

Neurodiversity Event

The Office of Equity and Inclusion, in collaboration with the College of Health and Public Service and Faculty Success, are pleased to host Dr. Margaret Price for one of UNT’s first Neurodiversity Events.  Dr. Price, an associate professor at The Ohio State University, is the author of Mad at School: Rhetorics of Mental Disability and Academic Life which won the Outstanding Book Award from the...

News from UNT-International

UNT’s Global Grants:

UNT International provides modest intramural funding to support faculty global engagement activities through the China Venture Fund (CVF), India Venture Fund (IVF), and Global Engagement Grant (GEG). The RFPs for UNT’s Global Grants are anticipated to open on September 5th. Additional information is available at: http://international.unt.edu/engagement/global-...

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