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IU Southeast New Adjunct Faculty Orientation



Full course description

This  course will assist new adjunct faculty in becoming familiar with IU Southeast policies and procedures. Completion of this course and submission of your certificate to earns you four Faculty Development Units for the semester you complete it in. FDU's are paid at the end of the semester as bonus pay. *You must be under contract to receive payment for FDUs*

About This Course

On behalf of the Indiana University Southeast faculty, staff, and students committed to your success, we are pleased to welcome you as a member of our community!

Adjunct Faculty Orientation is a chance for you to get to know more about the people and resources available to help you launch your IU Southeast experience. By the end of orientation, we hope that you feel connected to the IU Southeast community and prepared to teach your first semester with us!

We have created this site to guide you through the information that will assist you as an adjunct faculty member.  We are using modules, a great organizational tool within Canvas that you may wish to use in your own courses. You may notice occasional formative information checks to help us gauge understanding.

The Details

Completing this orientation should take you approximately 6-8 hours. Feel free to return to these materials as many times as you would like. Upon successful completion, you will earn a certificate. Simply send a copy of your certificate to and we will arrange for the stipend to be included in your pay.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact the Institute for Learning and Teaching Excellence,, 812-941-2506. We are located in the Library, Room 219.


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