Probationary Process FT Faculty - Year One

Process for the Professional Development and Evaluation of Probationary Faculty

Year One - Critical Documents

Year One Documents (PDF 161 KB)

New Faculty Profile (PDF 54 KB)

(PDF 58 KB)

Watch a video for Year One, Semester One.


Watch a video for Year One, Semester Two.


First Year - This set of documents describes the five elements of the first year process. They can be downloaded and then saved to a personal version of the documents for you to complete. We recommend that you add your name or initials to the name of new file and save it in a secure location on your H Drive or on an external device.

  • New Faculty Profile (PDF 54 MB) – used to introduce yourself to Dean and mentor
  • First Year Faculty Plan – This document contains the elements that must be included in your First Year Plan which you will develop and share with your Dean and Mentor.
  • First Year Mentee Responsibilities – A chronological list of responsibilities for the  First Year
  • First Year Probationary Checklist – A checklist of those same responsibilities
  • First Year Portfolio – Instructions that will help you create your First Year Portfolio, which is a collection of documents you will use to describe the activities of the First Year.