National Center for Faculty Diversity and Development

The National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD) is an independent professional development center that is 100% dedicated to helping faculty make successful transitions throughout their careers. We work with colleges, universities, organizations, and individuals to ensure faculty success. Our programs and services help faculty to increase writing productivity, establish and maintain work-life balance, create broad networks of collegial support on their campus, and develop a committed stance towards their institutional home. Our offerings include NCFDD Institutional Membership, our signature Faculty Success Program (FSP), Campus Workshops, and, for newly tenured faculty and FSP alumni, our Post-Tenure Pathfinders Program.

UNT is an institutional member. Institutional Membership provides faculty, graduate students, administrators, and post-docs access to:

  • The weekly Monday Motivator
  • Monthly Core Curriculum webinars
  • Guest Expert Webinars and Multi-Week Skill-Building Courses
  • Our Dissertation Success Curriculum for advanced graduate students
  • 14-Day Writing Challenges
  • A private Discussion Forum for peer-mentoring and problem-solving
  • Monthly accountability buddy matches
  • Moderated monthly writing challenges
  • Full library of previous webinar and multi-week course recordings