Each year, SUNY Cortland is pleased to welcome new colleagues to campus! We have assembled some key resources to assist as we welcome our new faculty members to campus.
August 19, 2014
The Provost's Office offers a Faculty Orientation program which introduces faculty members to the various offices, policies and programs on campus. For the Fall 2014 term, the program takes place on Tuesday, August 19. New faculty members may contact the Provost's Office for more information.
Below are some critical resources that might be of value. In addition to this brief list, there is a more comprehensive Faculty/Staff Resources site as well.
Getting Ready to Join the Community
Getting Ready for Class
- Academic Calendars
- College Catalogs
- Duplicating Center
- eLearning Resources
- Information Resources
- Syllabus Resources
The Registrar hosts a presentation during new faculty orientation, which introduces faculty members to some critical start-of-term information and policies.
- Presentation Handout (PDF)
- Presentation Materials
In addition to the typical processes coordinated by Human Resources, some steps need to be taken to activate the faculty members in SUNY Cortland's systems and the course file. The Human Resources Office coordinates new hiring steps and can be contacted for information regarding hiring, benefits and personell data.
- New Instructor Activation and Assignment Form
The academic department must this form to add an instructor to BANNER, and the course file. This will need to be completed before an instructor can be listed in the schedule of classes and/or assigned advisees.
- Course Creation Form
Use this form to create new courses or sections being assigned to the newly hired faculty member.
- Banner Authorization Form
This form is only completed if the new faculty member will use and have access to BANNER Client. To access the form, enter myRedDragon, click TECH HELP, then REQUESTS-FORMS in the Information Resources channel.