New Faculty Resources

Welcome to the University of Arizona!  As a top-ranked research university, the University of Arizona is recognized for the rich array of interdisciplinary programs that help to make it such an exciting place to teach, do research, and collaborate with the diverse community and business partners whom we serve as part of our land-grant mission. 

The University offers a rich array of resources and networks to assist new faculty members in achieving their goals, so please check back on this page for updated information regarding upcoming events and opportunities.

Access the UArizona New Faculty Quick Guide

New Faculty Orientation

New Faculty Orientation in 2021 is scheduled for Tuesday, August 17, 2021, from 9:00am to 12:00pm as a virtual event. New faculty will speak with colleagues and leaders about initiatives and resources and learn more about what it means to work at a broadly-accessible, research university. A comprehensive agenda will be provided soon. 

Access the 2021 New Faculty Orientation and Faculty Resource Fair Agenda.

Watch the 2021 New Faculty Orientation

Faculty Resource Fair in 2021 will take place over three days in the afternoon as an online event, Wednesday, August 18 to Friday, August 20. The Virtual Faculty Resource Fair will provide you with an introduction to the programs and people who are here to support you in your research, teaching and outreach work, as well as in your lives as members of our campus community. More details will be provided soon. 


Orientation - Register here

Tuesday, August 17, 9:00am – 12:00pm

New Faculty Orientation is designed to provide new faculty at UArizona an immersive  and welcoming experience to expand their knowledge about key university features and resources to start their roles.


Research Support - Register here

Wednesday, August 18, 2:00pm – 5:00pm

Introduction to research resources from the office of Research Innovation and Impact (RII).


Teaching & Education - Register here

Thursday, August 19, 1:00pm – 4:15pm

The Office of Instruction and Assessment (OIA) will facilitate a session to illustrate instructional tools, services, and resources to assist faculty with their teaching responsibilities.


Benefits, Career, Health & Wellness - Register here

Friday, August 20, 1:00pm – 4:00pm

The UArizona Human Resources and Life & Work Connections units will explain a comprehensive series of resources for a good new career start.

In light of the rising public health challenges from the Delta variant, we are hosting these events all virtual. Little loved ones, pets, and all kinds of backgrounds are welcome during the orientation. We also encourage faculty to turn their cameras on, if possible, to make this experience unique and more personable. 

Please send an email request to Dr. Adrián Arroyo-Perez and Asya Roberts if you are a new faculty member and would like to be added to our new faculty list.  See below communications from current and previous orientations and links to resources for new faculty.

Resource Links