Information for New Faculty
Mandatory orientations are held each September and January for all new full- and part-time faculty members. These orientations address such topics as the library and media services, instructional technology support for faculty, how to obtain an ID, review of the Faculty Handbook, discussion of important College policies, best practices for the classroom, and other practical information all new faculty members need to know. Additional topics include syllabus preparation, grading policies, textbook ordering, copyright policy, plagiarism policy, and general College policies that govern academic, faculty, and student issues.
New Faculty Orientation Booklet
Office of Research and Creative Scholarship
Emerson College is committed to creating a campus environment that supports and promotes superior research, premier creative activities, and innovative scholarly pursuits. The mission of the Office of Research and Creative Scholarship (ORCS) is to serve the Emerson community by providing information, personal assistance, services, and programs to those who seek financial support for scholarly endeavors.
Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning
The Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning was founded to promote innovative teaching for enhanced student learning. The Center provides resources to support faculty in their teaching, and supports student learning through their affiliated offices: Service Learning and Community Action, the Lacerte Family Writing and Academic Resource Center, and the Disability Services Office.
Office: 180 Tremont Street (Ansin Building), 13th Floor
Emerson College is currently undergoing its full ten-year review for reaccreditation in 2012-2013.