Stephen F. Austin State University

New Faculty Orientation

New Faculty Orientation Handbook

View the brand new Faculty Orientation Handbook Hard Copies also available

New Faculty Orientation Schedule - Fall 2018

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Campus Tour with Jack Walkers - meet at Baker Pattillo Student Center
Tour will end/begin with group picture

9:00 - 9:15 a.m.

Registration, Refreshments and Restroom

9:15-10:3545 a.m.

Mini Sessions
BPSC: Tiered Classroom
Office 365 (9:15 - 9:50)
Faculty Advising/EAB (9:55-10:35)
D2L (10:40-11:20)
Associate Dean/Chair Question (11:25-12:05)

12:10 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch with President, Provost, and Deans; President's Suite B
(Sam Smith and Adam Peck presentations)
1:45 - 2:30 p.m. Library Informational Tour
6:00 - 8:00 p.m. NFO Social at Cole Art Center - 329 E. Main Street

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

8:30-11:30 a.m.

New Faculty D2L Work Time - Steen Library, Room 219 OR
Time with Department or College - as determined by College or Department

Additional Items During Fall Semester 2018

Foundations for Teaching and Learning

12:00 - 1:30pm


September 7, 2018

September 21, 2018

October 5, 2018

October 19, 2018

November 2, 2018

November 9, 2018

November 30, 2018

New Faculty 2018/2019

College of Business

Mr. David Kaiser Program Director Economics & Finance
Dr. Jose Vega III Assistant Professor School of Accountancy
Ms. Rebecca Davis Assistant Professor Economics & Finance
Dr. William Kirkpatrick Clinical Instructor Management & Marketing
Ms. Wenjing Li Assistant Professor Management & Marketing
Dr. Laurie Rogers Lecturer School of Accountancy
Ms. Nicole Brantley Lecturer School of Accountancy
Mr. Thomas Milton Branton Visiting Professor School of Accountancy
Mr. Antoine D'Wayne Busby Visiting Assistant Professor Management & Marketing
Total: 9

College of Education

Ms. Sarah Straub Assistant Professor Elementary Education
Dr. Shannon Darst Assistant Professor Human Services
Dr. Amber Wagnon Assistant Professor Secondary Education
Dr. Mychelle Smith Assistant Professor Secondary Education
Ms. Sharon Rice Instructor Kinesiology & Health Science
Dr. Summer Koltonski Assistant Professor Human Services
Dr. Mihae Bae Assistant Professor Kinesiology & Health Science
Dr. Yuan He Assistant Professor Elementary Education
Ms. Mandy Seybold Lecturer Human Services
Ms. Marym Lakhani Visiting Lecturer Kinesiology & Health Science
Ms. Jessica Conn Visiting Clinical Instructor Human Services
Ms. Cyndra Krogen-Morton Visiting Lecturer Kinesiology & Health Science
Dr. Robyn Whitehead Visiting Assistant Professor Kinesiology & Health Science
Total: 13

College of Fine Arts

Mr. Kenneth Verdugo Assistant Professor School of Theatre
Ms. Jackie Rosenfeld Lecturer School of Theatre
Dr. Margaret Leysath Visiting Assistant Professor

School of Art

Mr. Chris Kaatz Assistant Director of Bands School of Music
Ms. Rosemary Brownlow-Calkin Visiting Assistant Professor School of Theatre
Mr. Pierre-Alain Chevalier Visiting Lecturer School of Music
Mr. Nicholas Lambson Lecturer School of Music
Mrs. Jennifer Malmberg Lecturer School of Theatre
Ms. Lee Goodhew Associate Professor School of Music
Total: 9

College of Forestry & Agriculture

Mr. Jason Paul Assistant Professor Environmental Science
Total: 1

College of Liberal & Applied Arts

Ms. Yiran Wang Assistant Professor Mass Communication
Mr. James Schaeffer Assistant Professor Psychology
Dr. Sara Henning Lecturer English & Creative Writing
Ms. Meta Henty Visiting Assistant Professor English & Creative Writing
Dr. Kara Lopez Visiting Assistant Professor Social Work
Dr. Philip Anderson Assistant Professor Mass Communication
Ms. Aparecida de Fatima Cordeiro Dutra Lecturer Languages, Culture & Communication
Ms. Kelsey Pelham Lecturer Languages, Culture & Communication
Mr. Michael Welsh Visiting Lecturer Languages, Culture & Communication
Ms. Megan Fleming Visiting Lecturer Government
Mr. Billy Longino Visiting Assistant Professor English & Creative Writing
Ms. Jennifer McLaughlin Visiting Lecturer English & Creative Writing
Ms. Rhanda McGee Lecturer English & Creative Writing
Ms. Kristi Warren Lecturer English & Creative Writing
Total: 14

College of Sciences & Mathematics

Dr. Vance Imhoff Lecturer Biology
Ms. Jessica Williams Clinical Instructor Nursing
Ms. Allison Younger Clinical Instructor Nursing
Ms. Joann Giudici Lab Coordinator Biology
Ms. Julie Lewis Lecturer Mathematics & Statistics
Ms. Brooke Busbee Lecturer Mathematics & Statistics
Dr. Julie Bloxson Assistant Professor Geology
Ms. Cheryl Janusa Lecturer Mathematics & Statistics
Ms. Kelley McDonald Clinical Instructor Nursing
Ms. Vanessa Pacheco Clinical Instructor Nursing
Dr. Puntitra Glendowne Assistant Professor Computer Science
Mr. Chance Bradford Lecturer Mathematics & Statistics
Dr. Ray Kamps Visiting Assistant Professor Biology
Ms. Marissa Rotenberry Visiting Lecturer Mathematics & Statistics
Total: 14

Ralph Steen Library

Mr. Edward J. Kownslar Librarian III Library
Total: 1

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New Faculty Resources

New Faculty Pocket Guide 4/24/17
Policy Manual 4/24/17
Human Resources 3/10/16
New Faculty Orientation Committee 3/10/16
Center for Teaching & Learning 6/29/16
Faculty Handbook 3/10/16
Faculty Senate 3/10/16
Calendar of Events 6/29/16