Faculty Development exists to orient faculty to TWU as an organization of Christian higher education, aid their development as academic university researchers and teachers, and recognize and reward faculty for excellence in teaching. Its primary initiatives include welcoming new faculty, hosting faculty retreat, organizing teaching workshops, administering the Distinguished Lecturer Series, planning full professor inaugural lecture celebrations, implementing learning communities, and discerning teaching award recipients. Faculty Development resides in the Office of Research, Program, and Faculty Development (ORPFD).
Current members of the Faculty Development Committee are:
During Bill Strom's absence Gordon Chutter will serve as Associate Director of Faculty Development.
Please send any correspondence about the events listed below to Gordon.
-Full Professor Inaugural Lecture Celebrations
-Teaching Award processes
-Faculty Retreat Theme discernment
-Learning Community theme discernment & applications
Bill Strom, Chair and Associate Director of Faculty Development (Sabbatical Spring 2013)
Heather Meyerhoff, Associate Professor of Nursing
Maxwell Ofosuhene, Assistant Professor of Geography
Matthew Etherington, Assistant Professor of Education
Dirk Buchner, Associate Professor of Religious Studies
Sarah Moore, Part-time Faculty of Human Kinetics
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