Associate Faculty Information
The Associate Faculty at College of the Redwoods are vitally important to the student experience at College of the Redwoods. The Innovative Training Center offers resources and support to both full-time and associate faculty at CR with a resource library, sample documents, online resources, faculty development offerings, technology assistance, workspaces, and drop-in support.
Connie Carlson, the Associate Faculty Coordinator, is available to assist you with any questions and needs you may have. Contact Connie within the ITC or at 707-476-4342.
Faculty Resources for Distance Ed and Canvas
Canvas has been adopted as College of the Redwoods Learning Management System. CR Online has a Faculty Resources page, that provides links to valuable tools and videos for distance ed, distance ed contacts, and Canvas Resources and Training Schedule.
CR Academic Senate Representation
Associate faculty are represented by two associate faculty members on the CR Academic Senate (Academic Senate Membership) one of whom will be Chair of the Associate Faculty Committee of the Academic Senate. In addition, a full-time faculty member is charged with facilitating the link between the college and Associate Faculty. Contact any of these representatives to ask questions or offer feedback. The Senate meets the first and third Friday of each month at 1 p.m. in the CR Eureka Campus Board Room, SS 202A. The AFC meets once a month on dates determined by the committee.
Most associate faculty qualify for unemployment insurance benefits during breaks in employment, including summer and winter breaks. The following resources information and application instructions.
If you have additional questions, feel free to contact the Associate Faculty committee.