Faculty Development

Welcome to the Faculty Development Website

Here, 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

Development Opportunities

Faculty Mentorship Program
The FDC sponsors Carroll's Faculty Mentorship Program for new faculty! Interested in becoming a mentor?  Contact Dr. Elvira Roncalli at eroncalli@carroll.edu or Dr. Soumitree Gupta at <sgupta@carroll.edu>.

External opportunities
Get more information on external professional development opportunities.

Faculty Events
Teaching Circles: 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 vcooper@carroll.edu.

Sister Annette Moran Faculty Colloquium: Below will be a list of the faculty presentation dates for the 2017-2018 academic year. All colloquia will be held at 4pm in the Trinity Lounge. Refreshments will be provided. Details on the presenters and their topics will be provided as they become available.

Interested in presenting? Contact Charlotte Jones (cjones@carroll.edu).

Awards and Grants

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

  • Teacher of the Year:  Leslie Angel, Psychology
  • Scholar of the Year:  Lauri Travis, Sociology
  • Jerry Berberet Summer Research and Writing Grants:
    • Dr. Erik Pratt, Political Science
    • Dr. Dean Pavlakis, History
    • Dr. Alan Hansen, Communications

Faculty Forms

Contact Us

Do you have suggestions or information for our website? 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 the Faculty Development Committee

Annual Deadlines

Updated the names of committee members and award winners for 2017.  Also updated several dates for the 2017-2018 school year.