New Faculty

10 Things New Faculty Would Like to Hear

Decorative: A Button that reads: "New Faculty Start Here."


"Top Ten Things New Faculty Members Would like to Hear from Colleagues" (web page) "offer[s] some advice drawn ... from research on what helps new faculty succeed" -- and that serves as "an antidote to the triple threat of evaluation, isolation, and overwork" (each statement is expanded on in the article):

A. Getting Started

  • "Remember: you are great. We hired you for a reason ...."
  • "You don’t have to be superman or woman tomorrow. Or even next month ...."

B. Tenure Truisms