New Faculty Orientation Fall 2021

Welcome to the University of North Texas Teaching Community!

New Faculty Orientation is going VIRTUAL this year.

We are pleased that you have joined our Mean Green Faculty. The New Faculty Orientation event is sponsored by the Faculty Success and provides new full-time faculty with the necessary tools and academic information for a smooth transition into the university. 

>> Welcome from the Provost and her Leadership Team

We are providing you with the orientation topics and materials reference, please see below.

Our Students

An Overview of Student Affairs - Elizabeth With, Vice President for Student Affairs

An Overview of the Toulouse Graduate School - Victor Prybutok, Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Dean of the Toulouse Graduate School

Growth Mindset & Syllabus - Debbie Rohwer, Vice President for Planning and Chief of Staff, and Stacy Polk, Student Success Program Manager

Supporting Student Success

  • Michael McPherson, Vice Provost for Student Success - Moderator     
  • Karen Weiller, Academic Integrity Officer
  • Katy Washington, Director in the Office of Disability Access
  • Moe McGuinness, Dean of Students
  • Renee McNamara, Associate Dean of Students
  • Tamara Knapp-Grosz, Sr. Director of Counseling & Testing Services
  • Roxanne Davenport, Executive Director of the Learning Center

Our Faculty

Mix and Mingle With the College Deans

An Overview of the Faculty Senate - The Faculty Senate Officers

New Faculty 101: Tips from the Registrar - Shari Schwartz, Registrar

Faculty's Role in Keeping and Creating an Inclusive Environment - Eve Shatteen Bell, Director of Equal Opportunity, Title IX and ADA Coordinator

Digital Strategy & Innovation - Faculty Support for Teaching with Technology - Rudi Thompson, Executive Director of CLEAR

Working at UNT

Overview of Your Benefits

Book Your Faculty Headshot

Faculty and Staff ID Card

  • If you are a current faculty/staff member and need a replacement ID card, please email
  • If you are a new faculty/staff member and need your initial ID card, please complete our ID Card Request Form.  (You will need your official UNT/UNT System Offer Letter)