New Adjunct and Full-time Faculty Orientation


Welcome to Frederick Community College! We value the vital role you play in providing FCC students with quality educational experiences. As part of your introduction to the College, you are required to participate in an orientation process that reviews best practices, focuses on pertinent college policies and procedures, and includes training.  

 

 

Orientation Video Series

Designed for new adjunct and full time faculty, the New Faculty Orientation Video Series addresses pertinent topics related to teaching at Frederick Community College. This series includes the information covered during the face-to-face new faculty orientation held during the beginning of fall and spring semesters.

 

Part 1: Introduction

Focuses on the role of the faculty member, role of the syllabus, essential information and contacts

 

Part 2: Grades, Attendance, and FERPA

Reviews processes, deadlines, and policies related to grade and attendance reporting, as well as student privacy rights

 

Part 3: Academic Integrity and Disruptive Behavior

Provides an overview of the Student Code of Conduct policy and procedures related to addressing violations of academic integrity and disruptive behavior

 

Part 4: Academic and Student Support
Focuses on the Student Success Alert, academic and student support services (e.g., Tutoring and Writing Center, STEM Learning Center, Testing Center, Counseling and Advising); reviews the purpose of the Student Success Plan and the support provided by the Services for Students with Disabilities Office. Includes FCC’s non-discrimination and Title IX statement.

Contact Information

Kelly Trigger, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President for Teaching and Learning
301.846.2518

 

Cheryl Schnebly
Academic Office Manager, Center for Teaching & Learning
301.846.2521

 

Important Links

 

Catalog (pdf)

Events
 

College Policies & Procedures

Adjunct Pay Scale Procedure
 

Adjunct Pay Scale Application

Bookstore
Student Right to Know
ROAR New Student Orientation
Career Coach
Dual Enrollment