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 2022-23 year:

Date Time Session Topic
September 9th, 2022 noon-2:00pm Every Semester Needs a Plan
October 14th, 2022 10:00am-noon Campus Resources
November 11th, 2022 2:00-4:00pm Student Success
December 9th, 2022 3:00-5:00pm Making Connections (reception)
January 20th, 2023 10:00am-noon Building your Research Agenda
February 10th, 2023 noon-2:00pm Engagement at UMKC
March 10th, 2023 2:00-4:00pm Promotion and Tenure at UMKC
April 14th, 2023 10:00am-noon Teaching Excellence
May 12th, 2023 3:00-5:00pm Reflections on year one