Professional Development

Professional development is an ongoing process that shapes the future of our university and provides individual employees with the knowledge, skills, and encouragement to further their career. The Professional Development staff offers a wide range of training & development opportunities to promote a campus-culture that:

  • Empowers individuals to take ownership of their career development,
  • Values learning and development by encouraging and supporting employee participation in personal and professional development opportunities, and
  • Leverages learning and development opportunities to deliver exceptional job performance, improve employee satisfaction, and prepare our workforce for future growth.
The Office of Human Resources Professional and Organizational Development staff offer a variety of programs. Some of these programs include: 
 
  • Traditional classroom workshops and seminars
  • Customized training sessions
  • Massive Online Open Courses (MOOC) 
  • First Friday Book Group
For a full list of programs, please visit workshops.appstate.edu, and choose the "Human Resources" community to see current offerings. 
 
Interested in supporting the professional and organizational development programming at ASU? Join our Advisory Board. The Advisory Board meets once a semester to brainstorm and guide the development of our programming and annual catalogs.

Have you attended one of our workshops or training retreats? TELL A FRIEND, and invite them to join you next time. All are welcome!

 

The Professional and Organizational Development staff are here to provide you with the resources you need to succeed! To request a training for your department or suggest a topic, contact Emily Wilson, wilsones1@appstate.edu, x 6486.

Faculty

The William C. Hubbard Center for Faculty Development offers faculty a wide variety of services and programs that support professional growth and development.

 

 


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