Collage of faculty members.

The Faculty Center

The Faculty Center is the umbrella organization that publicizes, coordinates, and supports faculty development activities at Farmingdale State College. The Faculty Center advances the College's Mission and its commitment to excellence in teaching and learning by providing interactive faculty development opportunities; supporting technologies that enhance the teaching and learning process; encouraging innovation in pedagogy; and promoting programs and services that assist with course development, instructional delivery, assessment, and scholarship. 

Fall 2022 Workshops/Events--Registrations are open

Live professional development sessions, all offered online.

Faculty Center Awards
Nominations, Due December 17, 2022

Students First Campus Grants

Call for Proposals, Due April 15, 2022

2023 Annual Conference--February 17, 2023

The Art of Teaching Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Social Justice. For more information, to speak at the conference, or to register, visit the Conference site

Recorded/Asynchronous Professional Development Offerings from SUNY and partners

The recorded sessions are free to watch and many include accompanying materials such as powerpoints.

Past Events

Past Events

A list of past hosted events.

Board Members

  • Danielle Apfelbaum
  • Rita Austin
  • Marty Brandt
  • RoseAnn Byron
  • John Fiorillo
  • Jeff Gaab
  • Karen Gelles
  • Christine Glaser
  • Arthur Hoskey
  • Kenneth Liao
  • Vicki Janik
  • Supriya Karmakar
  • Diane Steinhauer
  • Carly Tribull
  • Chris Weppler
  • Theresa A Zahor

Summary of Activity Report, 2017-2021

The Faculty Center Events

Name Date Time Location
Researcher Roundtable Discussion 2/7/23 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Greenley Library, Greenley 206
Special Status Courses 2/9/23 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Greenley Library, Greenley 206
AI-Generated Text in Our Classrooms 2/14/23 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Virtual Event
Eleanor Fapohunda Colloquium: Ghostbusting in the Late Anthropocene: Reaganism, Climate Crises, and the End of the World 2/16/23 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Greenley Library, Greenley 206
Faculty Center Conference 2/17/23 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM Campus Center, Ballroom
Last Modified 12/21/22