New Faculty Support

The Centre for Excellence in Learning and Teaching has a role in supporting faculty new to TRU. We hold new faculty orientations in August and January prior to the fall and winter terms.

Our goal is to reach out to all new (or almost new) faculty, including tenure-track, limited-term contract and sessional faculty. We want them to feel a part of TRU and well-informed about the institution and their role as faculty. These orientations include key information and contacts regarding services that their students may need, services from HR that they may need, and academic services that they may use in their teaching and research.

From September to April we also offer monthly sessions on topics including academic integrity, Indigenization, interculturalization, educational technology and open education resources.  See our interactive calendar for details and to register.

In addition to these orientations and monthly sessions, we also provide one-on-one consulting or orientations for smaller groups of new faculty joining TRU at other times during the year.

August 2020 Presentations, Links and Resources: 

*The following resources are made available for personal use and reference only.  For any other intended use of the content, permission should be requested directly from the author.

Monday, August 24

Indigenous Education

Teaching for Learning

Building a Culturally Inclusive Community @TRU

TRU World

Tuesday, August 25

Human Resources

It's on the Syllabus

Copyright at TRU

Copyright FAQ

Intellectual Property

Wednesday, August 26


Policies and Procedures

Writing Centre

Math Help Centre 

Accessibility Services

Thursday, August 27

Information Technology Services

Best of Small Teaching Online

Office of Safety and Emergency Management

Student Affairs

Friday, August 28

Research and Graduate Studies

Career and Experiential Learning

Classroom Assessment Techniques

Sexualized Violence Prevention and Response

HR Health and Wellness

Wellness Centre

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