Training for Faculty

Faculty

Learn what AU has to offer you and your students or expand your own skills and knowledge through our training.

We offer classes on topics including:

  • Financial and Physical Wellness - Health Wellness & Promotions (HR)
  • Professional skills such as interpersonal communication and conflict resolution - Workplace Learning and Development (HR)
  • How to use software such as Blackboard and PowerPoint - OIT & CTRL

How to Register

Faculty who are interested in registering for a professional development training offered by Workplace Learning and Development team of Human Resources may do so by sending their name, AU ID #, course title, date, and time to AsuccessfulU@american.edu. Confirmation of registration will be sent to your AU e-mail address. If you wish to cancel, please send an e-mail to AsuccessfulU@american.edu.

Faculty Supervisors who manage staff may log in to AsuccessfulU's Learning Module, to register for classes.

Suggested Training for All Faculty

New Faculty Orientation (full-time and adjunct)

Preventing Harassment, Promoting Respect - offered online through Provost/Dean of Academic Affairs Offices
Service Plus
Creating a Service Culture
Exploring Intercultural Communication
Safe Space Sticker Program
Using PowerPoint Effectively (and other software training)
One-on-one Blackboard Training (contact the Blackboard Support Office for information & appointments)

Required Training for Faculty who Supervise Full Time AU Staff

Log into the "Learning" Module of AsuccessfulU to browse the online catalog and register for training and professional development opportunities.

Performance Management Program Overview and Goal Setting (online)
Preventing Harassment, Promoting Respect: Managers
People Management Basics (formerly Management Essentials)
Fiscal Management Basics
Service Plus
Creating a Service Culture
PMP Goal Setting: "Setting Performance Expectations" (online or in- person)
PMP Mid-year Discussions (online)
PMP Year-end Appraisals (online)
PMP Year-end Appraisals: "Reviewing Performance Progress" (online or in-person)


 

Training for Faculty

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