Faculty Training and Development

The Academic Personnel Review Process for Ladder-Rank Actions

Audience:
This workshop is intended for new and continuing department chairs and department managers who process ladder-rank review files.

Date:       
  Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Time:       3:00pm-5:00pm
Location:
  Kerr Hall, Room 8


Date:
        Thursday, October 1, 2015
Time:
        10:00am-12:00pm
Location:
   Kerr Hall, Room 8


Date:
        Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Time:
        2:00pm-4:00pm
Location:
   Kerr Hall, Room 307

Topics to include: 

The workshop will include a detailed walk-through of the policies and procedures for processing a review file for a ladder-rank faculty member's professorial advancement.


To register: Respond to furber@ucsc.edu. Please indicate which session you plan to attend.


Faculty Recruitment Workshops for Search Committee Chairs and Diversity Liaisons:

Presented by the Academic Personnel Office (APO) and the Campus Diversity Officer for Faculty, Herbie Lee. The purpose of this workshop is to provide information on the best practices and tools necessary to run successful and compliant recruitments.  

Audience:
This workshop is required for search committee chairs and diversity liaisons. However, ALL committee members are highly encouraged to attend.

Date:        Friday, September 11, 2015*
Time:        2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Kerr Hall, Computer Lab 8

Date:        Thursday, October 8, 2015*
Time:        3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Kerr Hall, Computer Lab 8

Date:        Thursday, October 22, 2015*
Time:        9:00am - 11:00am
Location: Kerr Hall, Computer Lab 8 

Date:        Tuesday, October 27, 2015*
Time:        1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Kerr Hall, Computer Lab 8

Date:        Monday, November 23, 2015*
Time:        10:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Kerr Hall, Computer Lab 8

 *To register: Click on the day/date link that you would like to attend and it will take you directly to the Events Manager to register for the session you wish to attend! Class size is limited so if the session you wish to attend is full, please register for a different date.

Topics to include:
Fair hiring (laws and policies related to equal employment opportunity and affirmative action), introduction to the Faculty Recruitment Toolkit, key issues for search committees in the faculty recruitment process, and how to effectively document the search process.


Pre-Retirement Planning Program:

Are you preparing for your retirement? Will you have enough income to live the lifestyle you desire? Do you know what happens when you are eligible for Medicare? Social Security? Workshops are held each year towards the end of Winter Quarter and are targeted to those retiring in the next five years, although everyone is welcome. Announcements will be sent out when the next training is available for enrollment. If you were unable to attend the most recent training, you may find helpful information available in the Pre-Retirement Planning Program Materials.


UC Benefits Workshops

Audience:
To give ALL employees information regarding their benefit plans and how to best invest for retirement. Schedule of various workshops sponsored by SHR