New Faculty Orientation Spring 2013

Thursday, 17 January, 2013 - 09:30 to 15:00

The Center for Enhanced Learning and Teaching will organize the Spring New Faculty Orientation on 17 January, 2013 (Thursday).  Below is the list of sessions which will be offered.  All faculty members and teaching staff are welcome to join any sessions that are of interest.

For enquiries, please contact Miss Irene Pang at 23586803 or

  Sessions Venue
09.30 – 10.30 Session 1: Knowing our Students                      By CELT Room 7332
10.30 – 11.00 Tea Break
11.00 – 12.00 Session 2: Working with Teaching Assistants   By CELT and TACs
Lunch Get-together Lunch
2:00 – 3:00 Session 3: Sharing from HKUST Professors       By CELT and Faculty

Where the rooms are:

Room 7332 via Lift 13-15 (next to the Chinese restaurant on G/F)

What the sessions are about:

Session 1:
Knowing our Students

This session intends to let you know more about the UST students by introducing some of their characteristics including demographics, background and study habits to you. Various student support services will also be introduced.

Session 2:
Working with Teaching Assistants
This session will be delivered by CELT staff and will cover teaching assistants' roles and responsibilities at HKUST. It will also provide advice on how to work with them to effectively support your teaching. The second part of the session will give you the opportunity to hear from experienced TA Coordinators on how to make this teaching relationship productive.

Session 3:
Sharing from HKUST Professors

This session will be delivered by HKUST faculty who will share their experiences of teaching at HKUST with a short presentation followed by a question and answer session.

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