New Faculty Resources
Welcome to the University of Georgia. The Office of Faculty Affairs offers resources, workshops, and cohort programs to support faculty success at each stage of a career. This page focuses on early career opportunities.
- Keys to UGA: New Faculty Academy Kickoff (Go to August 2020 link above)
- Word to the Wise: Planning and Time Management for the Academic Life
- Benefits Orientations
- Campus Tour
Workshop: New Faculty Academy Kickoff
via Zoom webinars
The 2020 Keys to UGA: New Faculty Academy offers a multi-dimensional, extended orientation to welcome incoming faculty. The Kickoff will be held August 4-6, 2020, via Zoom webinars.Registration is now closed.
The webinar login information for these online events will be emailed to registrants
on July 30, 2020.
Please email the Office of Faculty Affairs for more information.
Virtual Workshop: Planning & Time Management for the Academic Life
This 90-minute virtual workshop will offer insights on planning for long-term success at UGA through methods to improve research productivity and enhance work-life balance. You will have an opportunity to consider about your highest priorities, consider how these fit into long-term professional goals, and plan specific steps to achieving these at UGA. Register via UGA's PEP (Professional Education Portal).
|Thursday August 13||10:00-11:30 am|
|Tuesday September 15||1:00-2:30 pm|
|Friday October 2||2:00-3:30 pm|
The decisions you make about benefits and retirement plans are important. Participation
in a benefits orientation session is highly encouraged so you understand the benefits
offered, make educated decisions about your benefits and retirement plan choices,
and get the most out of your benefits elections. Incoming faculty are provided orientation
sessions specifically designed for them by UGA’s Human Resources (HR). All sessions
will be held virtually.
Please visit UGA'S Human Resources (HR) for more information.
|Thursday, July 30||9:00 - 10:30 am|
|Friday, July 31||3:00 - 4:30 pm|
|Monday, August 3||3:00 - 4:30 pm|
|Monday, August 10||9:00 - 10:30 am|
|Friday, August 14||3:00 - 4:30 pm|
|Friday, August 21||3:00 - 4:30 pm|
The UGA Visitors Center is currently closed due to social distancing. During normal operating times, the UGA Visitors Center offers comprehensive student-led tours of campus every weekday. The 90-minutes tours begin at the Visitors Center in the Four Towers Building (405 College Station Road). Following a brief admissions information session, the tour includes both a driving portion and a walking portion. Register for a tour online: https://visit.uga.edu/tours/. You can also find self-guided tour information on this site.
- New Faculty Checklist
- What to do my first semester: Tips to get acclimated at UGA
- Join the Mailing List for Faculty Professional Development: Send us your UGA email address to make sure you never miss one of our learning opportunities. Please email the Office of Faculty Affairs for more information..