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New Faculty Welcome

Updated 08/26/21

Save the Date: New Faculty Welcome 2022 will be held on August 19, 2022!

The New Faculty Welcome program is an annual event offered by the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost with contributions from other university units that support faculty at Virginia Tech.

This half-day event, which is separate and different from the orientation sessions provided by the Human Resources department, is designed to provide overview information about the university, hear from other faculty, and network with new faculty and leadership. The live, interactive portion of this year's event will be held on August 19, 2022, beginning at 8:30 a.m.

The program provides breakout informational sessions for Administrative and Professional Faculty and Teaching and Research Faculty. This targeted program content is designed to address the specific needs and interests of the different faculty groups.

All new faculty members hired between August 10, 2021, through August 10, 2022 are invited and strongly encouraged to attend this important program. There is no cost to attend, but registration is required.

Please find informational presentations from past years' events and other resources linked below. Continue to check this page frequently before and even after the event on August 19th for new information and resources as we receive them.

Please email Leslie Sullivan with any questions.

President Sands Welcome

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Karen Depauw

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Frank Shushok

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Don Taylor

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Tyler Walters

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