Get Launched!

Get Launched! is a development series created to introduce new faculty to UMKC's culture and mission, and to share important information to support new faculty.

Get Launched! New Faculty Development Series

Get Launched! will provide an overview of UMKC resources, policies and tools that support the learning environment, as well as development opportunities that fuel continual improvement in faculty experiences. Get Launched is just one of the many ways the UMKC invests in faculty success at UMKC. 

This program is open only to full-time faculty in their first or second year at UMKC.

Here is the Get Launched schedule for the 2021-22 year:

Date Time Session Topic
September 17th, 2021 noon-2:00pm Introduction to UMKC
October 15th, 2021 noon-2:00pm Campus Resources
November 19th, 2021 noon-2:00pm Student Success
December 17th, 2021 noon-2:00pm Making Connections (reception)
January 21st, 2022 noon-2:00pm Teaching at UMKC
February 18th, 2022 noon-2:00pm Research and Scholarship at UMKC
March 18th, 2022 noon-2:00pm Faculty Evaluation, Promotion and/or Tenure
April 15th, 2022 noon-2:00pm Diversity and Inclusion:  From Strategies to Practice


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