Professional Development

Fall Events

Fall Faculty Happy Hours at the Riverhouse

  • September 27, 2018 at 3:30 p.m.
  • November 29, 2018 at 3:30 p.m.

Fall Faculty Sunset Cruise

  • October 18, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Magna Commons Events

  • October 24, 2018 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Downtown Campus
  • November 28, 2018 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Riverhouse

Magna Commons

The Center for Teaching and Learning and Academic Technology are pleased to announce a new faculty development online resource: MAGNA COMMONS. This resource is designed to both individualize professional development and make it more efficient. With MAGNA COMMONS faculty will enjoy:

  • On-demand access to hundreds of online seminars
  • Flexible viewing options
  • Transcripts and supplemental materials custom designed for each seminar
  • Efficient solutions for professional development needs
  • Lively discussions that give practical and actionable results
  • Certificates of completion

Instructions for how to get started

New Training Requirements: Human Subject Research

Effective as of January 1, 2019, Jacksonville University will implement a new Research Ethics and Compliance training program for faculty, students, and staff who are involved in human subjects research.

The Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI), a web-based program hosted by the University of Miami, will replace the current National Institutes of Health (NIH) certificate program. For more information, click here: Citi Research Compliance Training

New Faculty Orientation

The new faculty orientation is a full-day of orientation to JU and teaching in higher education.

Faculty Fall Conference

This is a two-day conference held the week before classes start in the Fall. The workshops address all areas of faculty professional development.

Fall Faculty Conference 2018