Orientation Academy for New Hire Teachers

The Academy for new teachers, librarians, counselors, and postdocs, will be held on Thursday, January 12, 2017, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and on Friday, January 13, 2017, from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
We would appreciate to fill out your profile through the following link: http://cep.uprm.edu/cuestionario_de_facultad.
8:00 – 8:15 AM          REGISTRATION
8:15 – 8:30 AM

Welcome to the UPR-Mayagüez

Dr. John Fernández Van Cleve, Rector; Dr. Jaime Seguel, Acting Dean of Academic Affairs

8:30 – 9:00 AM

Professional Enrichment Center (CEP)

Dra. Canny Bellido, Coordinator, CEP & Prof. Jaquelina Álvarez, Associate Coordinator, CEP

9:00 – 9:15 AM

The Research Academy for Faculty & Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Ubaldo Córdova, Coordinator, Research Academy

9:15 – 10:00 AM Office of Human Resources Orientation
Sra. Adelaida Vega, Human Resources Officer & Sra. Lizzette González, Human Resources Director
10:00 – 10:15 AM          BREAK
10:15 – 11:00 AM

Research and Development Center (R&D C)

Dra. Marisol Vera, Interim Director

11:00 – 11:30 AM Duty or Right: Reasonable Accommodation in the Classroom
Prof. Pura Vicenty, Department of Counseling and Psychological Services (DCSP)
11:30 – 11:45 AM

UPRM Professors’ Association (APRUM)

Dr. Marcel Castro, President APRUM

11:55 – 1:00 PM          LUNCH
1:00 – 2:00 PM

Syllabus Preparation According to Current Certification 112

Dra. Bernadette Delgado, Interim Associate Director, Psychology

2:00 – 4:00 PM

How to teach your students to learn

Dra. Canny Bellido, CEP, & Dr. Keith Wayland, Math


8:00 – 8:30 AM          REGISTRATION
8:30 – 9:30 AM

Faculty Evaluation for Promotion and Tenure

Dra. María Irizarry, Department of Industrial Engineering

9:30 – 10:30 AM Incorporating Information Literacy Skills into the Classroom
Prof. Jaquelina Álvarez y Dra. Anidza Valentín, Center for the Development of Bibliographic Research Skills &
Information (CEDIBI), General Library
10:30 – 11:30 AM

Technology Information Center Services for Faculty

Sra. Isabel Ríos, Coordinator of Technical Services to the User, Information Technology Center (CTI)

11:30 – 11:55 AM

Learning Through Service

Dra. Luisa Seijo, Director University Institute for Community Development