Adjunct Faculty Professional Development Program
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Purpose: To undertake a holistic examination of the adjunct faculty experience at The University
of Memphis where areas examined will include teaching and learning experience, classroom
policies & procedures, adjunct faculty professional development opportunities and
provide valuable resources in these areas that impact adjunct faculty.
Mission: To provide a place for support, resources, and professional development opportunities
fostering excellence in teaching and learning and a sense of community for adjunct
faculty to feel a part of the larger University of Memphis community.
The Adjunct Faculty Professional Development Program (AFPDP) will provide various
face to face and online workshops, networking opportunities, training sessions, mentor/mentee
opportunities, grant research opportunities, professional certificate opportunities,
and more. The University of Memphis’s adjunct faculty is a diverse pool of highly
qualified individuals who have valuable academic and professional experience, and,
who enhance the university’s cultural and intellectual wealth.
The University of Memphis values and appreciates the expertise adjunct faculty bring
to the classroom and their flexibility to help out and teach at so many different
times and places and in so many different formats. If you have any questions or comments,
please feel to contact one of program's coordinators:
Venitra D. Hollingsworth, Program Coordinator
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org OR (901) 678-2807
Denise Malloy, Program Co-Coordinator
Email: email@example.com OR (901) 678-4191