For Faculty & Staff

CHSS Faculty Excellence Awards

The College recognizes outstanding faculty with the CHSS Excellence in Teaching Awards, the CHSS Excellence in Scholarship Award and the CHSS Excellence in Service Award.

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Circle of Excellence Staff Recognition Awards

The Circle of Excellence program honors and celebrates staff for their exceptional and unique contributions critical to the mission of our college.

CHSS Teaching Academy Virtual Resource Center

The mission of the CHSS Teaching Academy is to support CHSS teachers at all ranks and levels of experience (graduate teaching assistants, instructional aides, lecturer faculty, and tenured/tenure track faculty members), and to foster a communal culture of reflective, inclusive, and intentional teaching practices. 


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Faculty Service Resources

Our contributions to campus and community enhance the well-being of individuals and communities. Here faculty will find resources for planning their service activities.

Faculty Development Videos

Archived recordings of faculty development.

Retention, Tenure, and Promotion (RTP) Handbook

The purpose of this document is to help you organize your materials and present your achievements in ways that will be understandable and compelling to the reviewers.


College Task Forces

The College has three task forces representing the primary areas that comprise the faculty’s work — teaching, scholarship and service. These faculty-governed task forces were established to help create a supportive, affirming academic community at the College.

College-wide and University-wide Committees

See a listing of College-wide Committee members and the College's representatives to University-wide Committees.

Faculty Advising Resources

On this page find helpful links for faculty advisors.

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CHSS College-wide Policy Manual

The college-level policy manual outlines the policies, procedures and guidelines that govern the workings of all departments and units within the college.