Getting Started: Adjunct Faculty at Duquesne
Welcome from Provost Timothy R. Austin
This list is intended to help you get started in teaching at Duquesne.
Our Mission and Identity provides a context and guide for all that we do at Duquesne
Human Resources & Payroll – you need to take care of this first. Start by working with the administrative assistant in the department or school where you have been hired.
DU Card – you need this for the library and other services
Multipass login – this is your key to Duquesne’s online world: intranet, email and electronic library resources.
Center for Teaching Excellence Orientation – this orientation provides an overview to your role and the resources to support you in it.
Teaching at Duquesne
Teaching and learning resources (e.g., course & syllabus design, learning assessment)
The Faculty Resource Guide provides an overview of resources and policies. Each new faculty member receives a print copy. It is updated each year online.
DORI – Duquesne Online Resources & Information (the university intranet), your source of campus news and information
Computing & technology services – links to all aspects of technology services
Educational Technology – including classroom media services and online learning support
Blackboard overview – learning management system to support face-to-face classes and also for distance learning
Information relevant to teaching and learning (not exhaustive)
Academic Advisement – Duquesne has professional academic advisors for undergraduates
Barnes and Noble Bookstore and Cafe (Campus Bookstore)
Core Curriculum – the general education requirements for undergraduates
English as a Second Language – for students who are non-native speakers and writers of English
FERPA Training -- The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) training is highly recommended for all employees who access, share or exchange student information.
Gender Discrimination and Sexual Misconduct - See TAP 31
Completion of an on-line training program is required of all new faculty, staff, and graduate teaching assistants.
For training information, use your multipass to log intowww.duq.edu/dori.
Click on the Staff tab at the top.
See the DU Training section > Essentials for all DU Employees > Compliance Training.
Grading Policy (Registration & Scholastic Policies in Faculty Resource Guide)
Students with Disabilities – we are committed to helping all Duquesne students learn
Writing Center – for students in any discipline at any level