Orientation for new CALS faculty and staff on Nov. 18

The CALS Research Division will be holding the first session of a two-part orientation for new faculty and staff in CALS on Wednesday, November 18, from 1:00 – 4:00 pm in the Parsons-Penn room of Taylor Hall. This session will be presented by CALS Deans, Directors and Administrators and will provide an introduction to the many facets and resources of the college and campus. Topics that will be covered include:

  • Graduate Studies and Professional Development
  • Undergraduate Programs and Services
  • Science and Medicine Graduate Research Scholars
  • Library resources and NIH public access policy
  • Outreach and Alumni information
  • Talking to the Media
  • Cooperative Extension
  • Facilities, Health, and Safety
  • International Programs in CALS
  • Animal operations
  • Agricultural Research Stations
  • Wisconsin Bioenergy Initiative
  • Business Services, Computing, Research Division, and Human Resources

Registration for the session is online:

Following this session, new faculty and staff will receive more details about the second session of the orientation, which will be focused in the Research Division and deal specifically with processes related to sponsored projects.

Feel free to contact Becky Bound in the CALS Research Division with any questions at (608) 265-8443 or