2013 Fall Faculty Workshop

August 22, 2013 - 4:45am - 11:00am
UNI Commons Ballroom

"Evaluating Teaching Effectively: What Works, What Doesn't and Why"

Presented by: Peter Seldin

Peter Seldin is Distinguished Professor of Management at Pace University, Pleasantville.  Dr. Seldin is a specialist in the evaluation and development of faculty and administrative performance, and has been a consultant on higher education issues to more than 350 colleges and universities throughout the United States and in 45 countries around the world. He has written numerous books and contributed articles on the teaching profession, student ratings, educational practices and academic culture to such publications as the New York Times, The Chronicle of Higher Education, and Change magazine.

SCHEDULE:

Coffee and social time begin at 9:45 a.m.

10:15 a.m.-10:45 a.m.   Welcome, President Bill Ruud, Provost Gloria Gibson, Associate Provost Nancy Lippens

10:45 a.m.-11:00 a.m.    Introduction to the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, Susan Hill

11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.    Dr. Peter Seldin, "College Teaching: Myths, Evaluation, and the Characteristics of Great Teachers"

12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.     Lunch

1:00 p.m.-2:15 p.m.       Dr. Peter Seldin, Workshop, "Evaluating Teaching Effectively: What Works, What Doesn't and Why"

2:15-3:00 p.m.              Break

2:30-4:00 p.m.              Workshop, continued

Sponsored by: The Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost and the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning