Carroll College, Helena Montana
Faculty Development

Faculty Development

Welcome to the Faculty Development Website

Download the brochureHere, you'll find all kinds of information about and for our faculty members, including:

  • due dates for funding and support from the Faculty Development Committee
  • updates about our mentorship program
  • instructions for applying for sabbaticals and course releases
  • upcoming faculty development forums
  • upcoming meetings for the "Teaching Circle"
  • upcoming presenters and topics for our "Faculty Colloquium" 
  • a digital copy of our latest Faculty Accomplishments brochure
  • other resources concerning internal and external faculty development opportunities

Faculty Development Requests ONLINE!

No more forms, copies, and signatures! Simply respond to this survey and your request for faculty development support will be received. Make sure you follow the 2016-17 guidelines for your submission as well. You can also download the Travel Expense Report as well (must login to MyCarroll).


Your Feedback Counts!

The FDC plans to follow up the conversation at the faculty retreat with events throughout the year.  Let us know if you would like to participate or if you have ideas about how to continue this important dialogue.  Contact Leslie Angel ( with your feedback.

Faculty Mentorship Program

The FDC sponsors Carroll's Faculty Mentorship Program for new faculty!

Interested in becoming a mentor?  Contact Cynde Watkins at

Awards and Grants

Congratulations to the following faculty members, each of whom won the following awards and grants:

Teacher of the Year: Gary Fischer, P.E., Engineering

Scholar of the Year: Dr. Bill Parsons, Political Science

Jerry Berberet Summer Research and Writing Grants:

  • Dr. Leslie Angel, Psychology
  • Dr. Debra Bernardi, Languages and Literature
  • Dr. Elvira Roncalli, Philosophy


Faculty Events

Teaching Circle

Please join in on the conversations about teaching at the teaching circle held several times each semester in the Maronick Boardroom in the Campus Center unless otherwise noted.

For more information and specific dates and times, please contact Virginia Cooper at

Sister Annette Moran Faculty Colloquium

Below will be a list of the faculty presentation dates for the 2015-2016 academic year. Details on the presenters and their topics will be provided as they become available. Check back soon!

All colloquia will be held at 4pm in the Trinity Lounge. Refreshments will be provided.

Interested in presenting? Contact Charlotte Jones (

Fr. Steven Rowan
F 16 September, 2016 @ 4 p.m.
"Dante's Comedy as a Liberal Education" 
Venue: Maronick Board Room

Travel Expense Report

Faculty, download the "Travel Expense Report" for travel reimbursement or "Advance Request Fill-In Form" for any advance requests from MyCarroll. Note: You must login using your Carroll ID and password.

External opportunities for faculty development

Get more information on external professional development opportunities.

Annual Deadlines

  • Travel and Research Awards
    • Fall: 2nd Friday of September (Sept. 9, 2016)
    • Spring: last Friday of January (Jan. 27, 2017)
    • Summer: 2nd Friday of April (April 14, 2017)
  • Course Release: December 1
  • Berberet Summer Grants: February 1
  • Teacher and Scholar of the Year: April 1     
  • Faculty Accomplishments Brochure Submission via survey: February 15
  • Sabbatical Proposals: October 1 of the preceeding year

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