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Faculty Information

Academic Policies

Faculty Policies, Calendars, and Procedures

Visit the Faculty Procedures and Practices page for the following information:
  • Faculty/Administration Manual
  • Annual and Merit Evaluations
  • Tenure, Promotion, and Third-Year Review
  • Post-Tenure Review
  • Sabbatical
  • Faculty Travel
  • Faculty Research and Development
  • Modification of Duties
  • Faculty Retirement Teaching
  • Teaching, Attendance, and Student Services Information
  • Faculty serving as Academic Program Directors
  • Adjunct Faculty Information
  • New Faculty Information
  • Faculty Credentials
  • Teaching Assistants
  • Additional Policies relevant to faculty

Also, please utilize the Faculty tab in the dashboard of MyCharleston to access additional current faculty information, calendars, and forms.

Services to Assist Students

High-Impact Experiences

Inclusive Learning Environments

New Faculty Onboarding Information

Visit the New Faculty Information page for the following:

  • Orientation Events
  • Mandatory online training
  • Important On-boarding information

Library Services and Resources for Faculty

The College of Charleston Libraries are here to assist you in your academic pursuits.  The library has over 600,000 books and provides access to 60,000 print and ejournals, 300,000 ebooks, 139,000 videos and DVD’s both physically and through our streaming services, and over 9.2 million books through PASCAL. To give you an idea of how the library can assist, please start by browsing through our faculty services guide. http://libguides.library.cofc.edu/facultyservices  Here you will find a list of services, helpful instructions and more importantly, how to contact us if you have questions or would like assistance. http://answers.library.cofc.edu/index.php .  Our “Ask Us” services connects to a knowledge base which provides answers to common questions.  If the answer is not in the kb, we’ll answer within 72 hours and add the answer to the kb unless it is a private question.  Other links you may want to explore are:

  • Proxy card service – which allows your graduate assistant to check out materials and perform other library functions on your behalf.
  • Firm orders – explains the process for ordering library materials that you may need so that they are added to our collection.
  • Campus Delivery – explains the process for having library and interlibrary loan materials delivered to your departmental mail box.
  • iPad program – provides up to 30 iPads for your students to check out for 3 weeks to work on a special project.
  • KIC scanners – fast scanners that allow you and your students to scan to multiple storage mediums such as USB drive, email, Google Drive and One Drive in multiple formats including pdf, searchable pdf, jpeg, and mp3.
  • Faculty Resource room – room 338 in the library is dedicated for use by faculty as a place to meet, research, write, study and is equipped with a Scantron, computer, and printer.

 New services include:

  • One Button Studio – enables students to practice and record presentations and video projects but inserting a USB drive and pressing 1 button.
  • OER resource guide/program – help provide your students with learning materials at little or no cost.
  • Information Literacy modules – licensed content from Credo Education provide supplemental instruction in the area of information literacy.
  • Academic Integrity guide – a collection of resources to help guide students to behave ethically while conducting their academic pursuits.

Please feel free to explore the faculty services guide and don’t hesitate to “Ask Us”  if you have questions.

Student Career Center

As a faculty or staff member, you may be interested in collaborating with the Career Center to promote student success. The mission of the Career Center is to educate, develop and assist students in successfully meeting the challenges of the ever-changing work environment for which they are preparing.

Additional Resources for Faculty