New Faculty Summit

Newly hired faculty are invited to attend LSU's annual New Faculty Summit where they will learn more about how LSU can support their teaching, research, and community outreach. 

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Event Details

Date: Tuesday, August 15, 2023
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Auditorium, Huey P. Long Field House


Accessibility Statement

We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, to engage fully. To request an accommodation or for inquiries about accessibility, please contact Morgan Riggs at (225) 578-2320 and At least two weeks' advance notice will help us to provide seamless access.



Parking will be available in the Skip Bertman Drive East Lot (Lot 404) at the corner of Nicholson Drive and South Stadium Drive. A bus will shuttle individuals to and from the Huey P. Long Fieldhouse. Click here to view the parking map.



Time Topic & Presenter
8:00 a.m. Check-In & Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Welcome
Roy Haggerty
Executive Vice President & Provost
8:45 a.m. Teaching and Classroom Management
Jenny Baumgartner
Chair of the Learning & Teaching Collaborative
10:00 a.m. Research 
Robert Twilley
VP for Research & Economic Development
 11:00 a.m. Faculty Senate
Inessa Bazayev, President, Faculty Senate
 11:15 a.m. Inclusion, Civil Rights & Title IX 
Todd Manuel
VP for Inclusion, Civil Rights & Title IX
11:45 a.m. Lunch
South Stadium Club, Tiger Stadium
1:00 p.m. Student Support 
Brandon Common
Interim VP for Student Affairs
2:00 p.m. University Policies 
Jane Cassidy
Senior Vice Provost
3:00 p.m. Summit Concludes




Benefits & Retirement Training

All faculty should register for a Benefits & Retirement Orientation, hosted by the Office of Human Resource Management.  Orientation will provide you with information on LSU, employee benefits, retirement plans and parking permits.  The next training is Monday, August 21 from 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. via Zoom. Click here to register for the August 21 training

If you are unable to make the training on August 21, please go to to view more options.