For New Faculty

Welcome to Ithaca College from the Center for Faculty Excellence! We want to do all we can to make your first years productive and enjoyable. The CFE is dedicated to working with faculty in all facets of professional life in the academy. We have strong programs dedicated to teaching and learning, mentoring and leadership, and particular programs for each major cohort of academic life: early career, mid-career, and advanced career. This site was created for you to learn about people and resources available to provide a foundation for your success at Ithaca College.

How to Get Started

Download our "First Things First" guide for important next steps and FAQs. Below you will find suggested guides for syllabus construction, increasing inclusivity in the classroom, and more. A fuller list of teaching and learning resources is available under our Resources tab (at left), as well as introductions to our campus partners and the many services they offer (bottom of page).

Here are resources to start off your new year: