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Faculty Council is seeking 2 additional faculty members to serve on the newly resurrected Faculty Benefits Committee.We welcome nominations from all interested and motivated faculty members. Please contact rothbart@ithaca.edu with your name and a short statement of interest.

Faculty Benefits Committee

The Faculty Benefits Committee is a standing committee of the Faculty Council. It is composed of five faculty members elected by the members of the Faculty Council. Terms will be staggered to ensure continuity of membership.

The committee provides advice with regard to types and levels of faculty fringe benefits. The committee studies, reviews and recommends changes to existing benefits and/or proposed new benefits. The Faculty Benefits Committee may hold hearings on proposed changes it recommends; may poll the faculty at large concerning proposals for changes in fringe benefits.

Members of the Faculty Benefits Committee are members of the Staff and Faculty Benefits Committee.

The Office of International Programs (OIP) would like to invite all faculty and staff members to attend one of several workshops designed to assist in the development of short-term study abroad programs.  Short-term study abroad programming is an important component of the international study options available to Ithaca College students. 

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The Center for Faculty Excellence is pleased to announce the following February events.  Please visit www.ithaca.edu/cfe for updates.

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Here are a couple of reminders about preparing test materials for students electing to take their tests with Student Disability Services:

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If you are curious about interdisciplinary teaching, this is an opportunity to find out about varied approaches such as theme-based classes, international guest experts interacting via internet, joint learning between classes meeting at the same time, co-teaching and other options. These collaborative discussions will synthesize concrete ideas, potential projects and elegant solutions that support our teaching and IC20/20 integrative education goals.

We invite you to join us beginning Wed. Feb. 5 at 11 a.m. in the Center for Faculty Excellence, Gannett 316. This on-going learning community meets every other week from Feb. until late April. To join us, or if the meeting time doesn’t fit your schedule but you are interested, please contact Mara Alper at malper@ithaca.edu

These events are presented by the Center for Faculty Excellence and CFE Faculty-in-Residence for Interdisciplinary Teaching Mara Alper.

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Faculty Council will hold its next Town Hall meeting in Textor 102 on Thursday, February 13 at 12:10 PM.  All faculty are invited to attend and participate. Any topic of concern or interest to faculty may be raised. No media will be present and faculty holding administrative appointments and staff are requested to refrain from attending.

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Faculty Council seeks 5 faculty members to serve on the newly resurrected Faculty Benefits Committee.We welcome nominations from all interested and motivated faculty members. Please contact rothbart@ithaca.edu with your name and a short statement of interest. Deadline is Tuesday afternoon, February 3.

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Contributed by Wade Pickren, PhD
Director, Center for Faculty Excellence
Director, Sponsored Research

All faculty planning to conduct research or classroom activity involving live vertebrate animals for research and/or teaching must obtain prior approval from the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee before undertaking that activity. This committee provides federally-mandated oversight of all activities that have a direct impact on the well-being of animals.

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Faculty Council seeks 5 faculty members to serve on the newly resurrected Faculty Benefits Committee. Though we are especially interested in recruiting faculty members with knowledge and/or experience in business, organizational management or health care policy, we welcome nominations from all interested and motivated faculty members. Please contact rothbart@ithaca.edu with your name and a short statement of interest. Deadline is Tuesday, February 3.

 

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Faculty Council seeks 5 faculty members to serve on the newly resurrected Faculty Benefits Committee. Though we are especially interested in recruiting faculty members with knowledge and/or experience in business, organizational management or health care policy, we welcome nominations from all interested and motivated faculty members. Please contact rothbart@ithaca.edu with your name and a short statement of interest. Deadline is Tuesday, February 3.

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Residential Life is seeking interested faculty for the following Faculty Associate and Faculty Fellow positions in the residence halls for the 2013-14 Academic Year:

  • Faculty Associates in the First-Year Residential Experience (FYRE) Program
  • Faculty Fellow for the Sustainably Conscious Residential Learning Community

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