Friday21Jan 2022

JanCon2022: Resolutions

January Conference on Teaching

Friday, January 21, 2022 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. PST
2022-01-21 10:00 2022-01-21 15:30 America/Los_Angeles JanCon2022: Resolutions Zoom Institute for Excellence in Teaching and Learning

Come to the January Conference on Teaching and check two items off your New Year's resolutions list**:

✅ Manage my time more effectively

✅ Learn how to use Open Educational Resources in my course(s)

*All JanCon2022 presentations will be held virtually via Zoom.* 

Start the day off with a speaker from the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD). 

10:00 AM to noon:

Tenure and time management: How to manage your time so you can publish prolifically and have a life outside the ivory tower

You will learn:

*  The common time challenges academics face

*. How to avoid the most common mistakes new faculty make in managing their time

*. Why and how to align work time with institutional and personal priorities

*. How to create time for academic writing and research

*. How to organize a network


Lisa Hanasono, Ph.D., is an associate professor of communication studies at Bowling Green State University (BGSU). Her research focuses on diversity, equity, and inclusion. Prior to becoming an NCFDD Campus Workshop Facilitator and Faculty Success Program Coach, she dedicated over 10 years to developing and delivering professional development workshops in higher education. She has published over 20 scholarly journal articles and book chapters, and she is a Co-PI of a nearly one million dollar NSF ADVANCE grant that examines how inclusive leadership, allyship, and institutional change can reduce social biases, foster inclusivity, and support the career advancement of women faculty and faculty of color in STEM. In addition to her work with the NCFDD and BGSU, Lisa enjoys spending quality time with her partner and kids, mentoring students, going to Broadway musicals, and horseback riding.


From 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM:

Open Educational Resources  

Explore the pedagogical possibilities and cost-saving potential of Open Educational Resources (OER). 

OER librarians Kristin Laughtin-Dunker and Doug Dechow will introduce the OER concept, show you how to identify and adopt OER for your own courses, and share a program that will pay you $50 to write a review of an OER textbook.


Do you still need to claim your NCFDD Membership?


To claim it, please complete the following four steps:

  1. Go to
  2. Choose your institution from the drop-down menu
  3. Select “Activate my Membership”
  4. Complete the registration form using your institutional email address (i.e.,
  5. Go to your institution email to find a confirmation/welcome email. Click “Activate Account” in the email.


 If you have any questions about the NCFDD membership, please contact Shehani Reeder:


** At this time, only full-time faculty and administrators who teach may register for JanCon.  



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