Faculty Handbook, Model Syllabus & Faculty Events

Faculty Handbook, Model Syllabus & Faculty Events

For detailed information and resources on the Faculty Personnel Process, please visit the 
Faculty Services web page.

Faculty Handbook  (11.8.22)

PSC Teaching Adjunct Handbook - Information on current rights and benefits for adjunct teaching faculty under the PSC-CUNY contract. (April 2022 edition, current as of 8.20.22.  For updates or forthcoming PSC handbooks for other titles, please go to https://psc-cuny.org.)

Guidelines for Creating Your Syllabus - Model Syllabus (11.17.21)

Manual Blackboard Course Enrollment Request Form (S23) - for roles such as supplemental instructors, student success coaches and teaching assistants, as well as online peer teaching observations.

Created, designed and led by our colleagues, John Jay faculty and staff. 

  1. College Education for People with Disabilities. (Maria Victoria Perez-Rios)
  2. Military and Veterans in the Classroom: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Workshop. (Richard Pusateri)
  3. Racial Equity in Pedagogy: Putting Theory Into Practice (Kim Liao and Belinda Rincon)
  4. LGBTQ+ Students: Creating Affirming and Welcoming Classrooms (Leah Entenmann)
  5. Latinx Pedagogies: Teaching and Learning with Latinx Students at John Jay College (Belinda Rincon and Justino Rodriguez).   


Open Hours:  Ask (or Tell) Me Anything!  Mondays, 1:30-2pm (except when event below scheduled)
     Open time to talk with Associate to Provost for Faculty (or email apfaculty@jjay.cuny.edu for appointment)
Link:  https://jjay-cuny.zoom.us/j/82751771465?pwd=U1ZoUHRkTE5pdVd6WUQ5UWtYcm1odz09
Meeting ID:  827 5177 1465   Passcode:  931071


Spring 2023 Events
Questions?  Email Angela Crossman, Interim Dean of Faculty (apfaculty@jjay.cuny.edu)

Tuesday, Jan 24
9am - 3pm
Faculty Development Day!   Location: Workshops and Groundwater discussion - ZOOM;  Lunch & chat: Student Dining Hall (2nd fl NB); Coffee/cookies all day in Faculty/Staff DR (2nd fl NB)

Community Conversation, 10:30am-noon, with Bayard Love and Monica Walker from the Groundwater Institute, who will lead us through a presentation on the Groundwater Approach to building a practical understanding of structural racism.  FDD Workshops will be via Zoom, with a discussion of ChatGPT during in-person community lunch (12:15-1:30pm, Student Dining Hall, 2nd floor, New Building).  Coffee and treats will be available all day in the Faculty/Staff dining room (2nd fl NB).   Click here to RSVP     Click here for the program

Wednesday, Jan 25 First Day of Spring 2023 classes

Tuesday, Jan 31
Community hour

Faculty Development: Scholarship & Creative Activity
TLC Conference Rm (335 Haaren Hall)
Topics:   Library; Faculty scholarship resources; research agendas and funding opportunities; and TLC, DOES resources and opportunities

Wednesday, Feb 8
Community hour
Fellowship, Travia/Retirement and Other Faculty Leaves Workshop, via ZOOM 
With: Natalie Plaza, Faculty Services Specialist; 
With:  Keisha Pottinger Moore, Director of Human Resources, Heather Grant,
Associate Benefits Director and Christina Lee, Benefits Specialist

Register at: https://jjay-cuny.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUkcOGhpzsuGdc68yzCkrpTYqPIzcM3DXRO 

Friday, Mar 3
9am - 3pm
Faculty Writing Boot Camp #3;  335HH (TLC)
Write together in community!  Write:  9:00am - 3pm. Lunch provided: 12pm.
RSVP by Tues, Apr 30 at apfaculty@jjay.cuny.edu
Monday, Mar 6
Community hour

Faculty Conversation @ JJ: Achieving Inclusion;  via Zoom 
Register at:  https://jjay-cuny.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwrc-mhqDosHtQ8oCNPvcVmX-MwpiLknyai  

Thursday, Mar 30
Community hour
Thinking about Service Strategically;  via Zoom  
Register at:  https://jjay-cuny.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwsfuCsrTIrG93IOT0KiEvnCyl8VxqWFrb7
Topics:  Faculty committees: The who and what; and Faculty Governance: Participation and Impact on the Business of the College; Roles, responsibilities and realities.
Monday, Apr 17
Community hour
Faculty Conversation @ JJ: How to Be A Leader When You Are Not In Charge; via Zoom
Register at:  https://jjay-cuny.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMrdOmpqTgoHdE0VJyoulB45SvqZwytJMJb
Friday, Apr 28
9am - 3pm
Faculty Writing Boot Camp #4;  335HH (TLC)
Write together in community!  Write:  9:00am - 3pm. Lunch provided: 12pm.
RSVP by Tues, Apr 25 at apfaculty@jjay.cuny.edu
Tuesday, May 2
Community hour
Form C and the Personnel Process Workshop, via ZOOM 
Register at: https://jjay-cuny.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAkfumgrjIuHtbe5wg8z119UExhwZl3Sxhu 
Practical tips to producing a quality Form C.
Friday, May 12
Community hour
Happy Hour!  Relax and catch up with colleagues
Room 9.64 NB 

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