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ECAS Faculty Meeting Schedules

Emory College Faculty Receptions

Fall 2017
Sept. 15, 20174:00pm - 6:00pmMath & Science Center LobbyDean Elliott introduces new faculty and recognizes newly promoted faculty
Oct. 26, 20175:30pm - 8:30pmThe Carter CenterFall Reception: honors faculty of ECAS, Oxford College, and Laney Graduate School
Spring 2018
Apr. 20, 20174:00pm - 6:00pmCarlos Museum Ackerman HallReception honoring retiring faculty

New Chairs & Directors Orientation

Lead Staff are encouraged to attend all sessions with their chairs/directors. The only exceptions are those sessions marked "Chairs Only."

Fall 2017
Aug. 18, 201712:00 - 2:30pmCarlos Museum Ackerman Hall

Role of the Chair and Director and Overview of College Administration

Leader: Michael Elliott

Sept. 1, 20179:00 - 11:30amWhite Hall 200

Managing Conflict (Chairs and Directors only)

Leader: Michael Sacks

Sept. 6, 20174:00-5:00pmWhite Hall 200

Undergraduate Education Policies, Procedures, and Programs

Leader: Joanne Brzinski

Sept. 20, 20174:00-5:00pmWhite Hall 200

Department Staff Management

Leader: Laura Papotto

Oct. 11, 20174:00-5:00pmRich Building Room 104

Business Operations Overview

Leaders: Carol King, Steve Kutzer, Bonnie Miller, Dwight Raby, Kady Weingart

Nov. 7, 20174:00-5:00pmWhite Hall 200

Tenure and Promotion Process (Only Chairs with Tenure-Track Faculty attend this session)

Leaders: Carla Freeman, Lynne Huffer

Spring 2018
Feb. 2018TBDTBD

Funding Opportunities and Grant Culture

Leaders: Kristin anderson, Ron Calabrese, Rhonda Davidson, Carla Freeman, Kady Weingart

March 2018TBDTBD

Evaluation and Merit Process for Faculty and Staff

Leaders: Carla Freeman, Laura Papotto

Chairs & Directors Retreats

Fall 2017 / Spring 2018


Chairs & Directors Regular Meetings

Fall 2017
Aug. 18, 201710:00am-12:00pmCarlos Museum Ackerman HallDepartment Chair Meeting
Sept. 1, 20179:00-11:30amWhite Hall 200Optional Workshop for Chairs - please RSVP to Susan Lee (
Sept. 27, 20174:00-5:30pmCarlos Museum Ackerman HallDepartment Chair and Program Director Meeting; Provost McBride to speak
Dec. 6, 20174:00-5:30pmCarlos Museum Ackerman HallDepartment Chair Meeting
Spring 2018