What do we provide

The Faculty Development Center (FDC) at CSUDH includes support, resources and services that enable faculty to achieve excellence, integration, and satisfaction in the areas of teaching, scholarship and service across their career lifespan. The major services provided are teaching and scholarship to support the university's strategic planning goals, student engagement for student-centered learning, curriculum design, first year experience, peer mentoring,

The FDC website offers a one-stop resource for faculty with inter-division information and services. In addition to the the website, we offer a FDC blog for faculty engagement in “teaching ideals”, “technology updates,” and “library innovations”. During the academic year the Faculty Spotlight will showcase faculty profiles in recognition of unique and special contributions by our colleagues. Other services provided are: professional development resources for faculty development across ones career, listing of events and activities with RSVP information, and webinar links for training opportunities.

Faculty Success Program

FacultyMentoring Faculty for Faculty Success Program pairs outstanding achievers with less experienced faculty members.
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one small gear locked with a larger gearWe offer numerous events including guest lecturers, research strategies, grant development, course design, brown bag sessions, webinar resources & more!
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Technology Workshops

Blackboard iconLearn the latest technologies for classroom success. Workshops on Clickers, Lecture Capture, and Blackboard grading, quizzes and more!
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Orientation iconTo help you through the first semester, we conduct a new faculty orientation.
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Instructional Design

Instructional DesignExplore and share engaging articles, resources, webinars, best practices, and cutting edge information.
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About the Center

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