University of Toronto

Office of the Vice-Provost, Faculty & Academic Life

Programming for Faculty

Preparing for Your Interim & Tenure Review

Description: Achieving tenure is an important milestone in the life cycle of tenure-stream faculty. Understanding expectations and knowing what constitutes a complete and thorough file is critical. This session, intended for pre-tenure faculty who are preparing for their interim or tenure reviews, will cover the process and associated timelines for each review. Experienced Chairs/Directors will be on hand to provide insight into how files are read and assessed.

Who should attend: Pre-tenure faculty

Dates & Locations:

St. George

  • March 10, 2020, 9:00-11:00, Governing Council Chamber, Simcoe Hall

 

UTM

  • March 4, 2020, 10:00-12:00, Room 3130, Davis Building, UTM. Lunch will be provided at noon.

 

UTSC

The Interim & Tenure Review session at UTSC will be followed by a Teaching Dossier workshop led by the Centre for Teaching & Learning

  • Interim & Tenure Review session: March 6, 2020, 1:30-3:30, Room 140, Environmental Sciences Building , UTSC
  • Teaching dossier workshop: March 6, 2020, 3:30-4:30, Room 140, Environmental Sciences Building, UTSC

 

 

 

Preparing for Your Promotion from Associate Professor to Professor

Description: The University expects that most tenure-stream faculty will achieve the rank of Professor during their career at this institution. This session is intended for Associate Professors in the Tenure Stream who are preparing for promotion to Professor. We will discuss the process and timelines, how candidates may be identified, and how they can develop a professional development plan in preparation for promotion in the tenure stream.

Who should attend: Associate Professors, Tenure Stream

Dates & Locations:

St. George

  • March 10, 11:15-12:15, Governing Council Chamber, Simcoe Hall. Lunch will be provided at 12:15.

 

UTM

  • March 4, 2020, 12:30-1:30, Room 3130, Davis Building, UTM. Lunch will be provided at noon.

 

 

Preparing for Probationary & Continuing Status Review

Description: Achieving continuing status is an important milestone in the life cycle of teaching-stream faculty. Understanding expectations and knowing what constitutes a complete and thorough file is critical. This session, intended for pre-continuing status faculty who are preparing for their probationary or continuing status reviews, will cover the process and associated timelines for each review. Experienced Chairs will be on hand to provide insight into how files are read and assessed in the teaching stream.

Who should attend: Pre-continuing status faculty

Dates & Locations:

St. George

  • March 10, 2020, 12:45-2:45, Governing Council Chamber, Simcoe Hall. Lunch will be provided at 12:15.

 

UTM

  • March 4, 2020, 1:30-3:30, Room 3130, Davis Building, UTM

 

UTSC

The Probationary & Continuing Status Review session at UTSC will be followed by a Teaching Dossier workshop led by the Centre for Teaching & Learning

  • Probationary & Continuing Status Review session: March 6, 2020, 12:00-1:30, Room 140, Environmental Sciences Building, UTSC. Lunch will be provided at noon.
  • Teaching dossier workshop: March 6, 2020, 3:30-4:30, Room 140, Environmental Sciences Building , UTSC

 

 

 

Preparing for Your Promotion from Associate Professor, Teaching Stream to Professor, Teaching Stream

Description: The University anticipates that many teaching-stream faculty will achieve the rank of Professor, Teaching Stream. This session is intended to help associate rank teaching stream faculty prepare for promotion. We will discuss the process and timelines, how candidates may be identified, and how they can develop a professional development plan in preparation for promotion to Professor, Teaching Stream.

Who should attend: Associate Professors, Teaching Stream

Dates & Locations:

St. George

  • March 10, 2020, 3:00-4:00 – Governing Council Chamber, Simcoe Hall, St. George

 

UTM

  • March 4, 2020, 3:45-4:45, Room 3130, Davis Building, UTM

 

 

 

Retirement Information Sessions

Description: This session, for faculty thinking about retirement, is an opportunity to engage in a discussion about the human and financial elements relevant to this next stage in the academic career. A panel of faculty who have declared retirement or are in the phased retirement will discuss the decision-making process. The Director of Pensions, Benefits, and Payroll will highlight the financial considerations and review the U of T pension plan. Senior College will also be on hand to introduce services offered to retired faculty. A hot breakfast will be served.

Dates & Locations:

St. George

  • March 31, 2020, 9:00-12:00, Governing Council Chamber, Simcoe Hall (Breakfast served at 8:30)
  • April 14, 2020, 9:00-12:00, Governing Council Chamber, Simcoe Hall (Breakfast served at 8:30)

 

UTM

  • April 8, 9:00-12:00, 2020, Room 3140, Davis Building (Breakfast served at 8:30)

 

UTSC

  • April 30, 2020, 9:30-12:30, Room 318, Instructional Centre (Breakfast served at 9:00)

 

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