Faculty Resource Network

An academic partnership devoted to faculty development. Now in our fourth decade, we remain committed to this partnership, and to fostering connection, collaboration, and collegiality among our members.

Scholar Remote Consulting Opportunity

Confidential teaching consultations are available for faculty of FRN institutions with NYU Instructional Consultant Professor Robert DiYanni. These half-hour conversations about teaching are conducted by phone for distant FRN institutions and in person for faculty members at institutions near NYU.

Consultations may cover any issue related to teaching, including for example:

  • Course planning and revision
  • Syllabus and course design
  • Clarifying goals for student learning
  • Effective course organization
  • Developing new approaches to previously taught subject matter
  • Methods for assessing student learning
  • Active learning
  • Making learning stick
  • Discussion based teaching
  • Lecturing with PowerPoint
  • Motivating student learning
  • Writing to learn
  • Critical reading
  • Critical and creative thinking