New Faculty and Per Course Instructor Orientation

New Faculty and Per Course Instructor Orientation

Congratulations on your appointment with Memorial University!

New Faculty Orientation provides new and recently appointed faculty members and per course instructors with critical information and resources to support teaching and research at Memorial.

We are busy planning the 2021-22 orientation program. Please save the date for August 30 – September 2 where we will be offering a series of synchronous sessions for new faculty and instructors on the St. John’s campus.

Topics include:
• important dates and deadlines during the academic year
• academic technologies, and eLearning support
• strategies for navigating teaching and research
• case studies and panel discussion on supporting students, equity and accessibility
• maneuvering the promotion and tenure process

The orientation for August 2021 is listed below.  If you would like to register for the orientation please email  

DateSession Topics
August 30 @ 2:45 - 4:30 p.m.Welcome to New Faculty and Per Course Instructors and
Indigenization Panel
August 31 @ 10:00 - 11:15 a.m.Teaching and Learning Panel: Advice for your 1st Year
August 31 @ 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.Research Panel
September 1 @ 2:00 - 3:15 p.m.Equity and Accessibility – for You and Your Students
September 2 @ 10:00 - 10:15 a.m.President’s Coffee-Break Conversation
September 2 @ 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.Student Support Resources

Memorial is committed to providing an inclusive learning and work environment. If you require any accommodations, such as ASL interpreting or real-time captioning to ensure your full participation during the orientation please email Tina Hickey, at


Office of Faculty Relations

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000