CSU Professional Development Offerings

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Join your teaching peers in these upcoming faculty development offerings from the CSU

CSU Racial Equity Leadership Alliance Offerings for Faculty

SF State is one of nine CSU campuses that have joined the CSU Racial Equity Leadership Alliance, a partnership between the CSU system and the USC Race and Equity Center. This year-long alliance provides many benefits to member campuses, including SF State staff and faculty, such as a Racial Equity Learning Series, a Virtual Equity Resource Portal, and Campus Climate Surveys.

Spring 2024 Student Success Analytics Certificate Program

 Upcoming Spring 2024 Program Registration Now Open - Registration for the spring cohort from January 26, 2024 - April 19, 2024 is now open on the website! It is free for faculty from the CSU. Teams from departments are encouraged to participate. Registration deadline is December 15, 2023.

CSU's Got Talent 2024 Series

Register to attend any of our upcoming 2024 live webinars for your personal and professional success! 

May 14 - Society, Strategy, Self: Your Impact on the Future of Work - Elatia Abate

Jun 18 - The Burnout Epidemic - Jennifer Moss

Jul 16 - Micro-affirmations - Viet Hoang

Sep 18 - Procrastination - Fuscia Sirois

Oct 16 - Frugal Innovation: Co-building a Better World with Less - Navi Radjou

Nov 13 - Outsmarting Impostor Syndrome - Lizette Ojeda

Teaching First-Generation College Students by Drawing on Cultural Strengths

$500 stipend, deadline to apply May 16, 2024. This institute, developed and facilitated by Dr. Rebecca Gutierrez Keeton and Dr. Maritza Lozano, faculty in the Department of Education Leadership in the College of Education at CSU Fullerton, focuses on evidence-based strategies for teaching and interacting that draw on the strengths of first-generation college students (FGCS). The institute addresses emerging issues and concerns in teaching in an online environment, including building student-instructor relationships and engaging students in different modalities.

CSU Online Course Services

CSU Online Course Services offers professional development courses for tenure-track faculty and lecturer faculty. Courses include online teaching and using AI in Teaching and learning. Learn More here 

Summer 2024 Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Training

Three Summer 2024 Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Training cohorts are now open. It will remain open until sessions reach capacity and wait lists are full. Mental Health First Aid for Higher Education teaches you how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders.

Teaching and Thinking with A.I

The CSU is offering a series of webinars on Teaching and Thinking with A.I., led by José Antonio Bowen, in June 2024. The series will be repeated in Fall 2024. This first, one-hour webinar introduces the series and does not require active participation. The subsequent webinars are two-hours and highly interactive. Register separately for each webinar to attend live. To attend, join from a CSU Zoom Account. Links to request access to recordings will be posted as soon as they are available here: https://genai.calstate.edu/webinars, Questions? csuitl@calstate.edu