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Other Faculty Resources
The resources on this page are related to faculty roles outside the classroom. Descriptions
of resources, links and contact information are included for each. Many of these resources
are also found in other sections; they are repeated for convenience.
http://fa.sdsu.edu/ Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
619-594-6111; Manchester Hall Room 3310 (MH-3310) The Office of Faculty Advancement is located on the first floor of Manchester Hall
[Campus Map or use the Campus Wayfinder] Located within the Division of Academic Affairs, Faculty Advancement is responsible
for professional, personnel, and labor relation services for faculty, librarians,
and counselors. With an emphasis on quality and responsive service, the Office of
Faculty Advancement provides many of the human resources needs of the University’s
academic personnel, which include:
https://go.sdsu.edu/researchaffairs/ Email: email@example.com
619-594-5938; Gateway Center, 3rd floor [Campus Map or use the Campus Wayfinder]The Division of Research Affairs (DRA) is the central University office with oversight
of research management, regulatory compliance, research assurances, and research promotion.
The DRA is responsible for institutional approval of all grant proposals and contracts
relating to sponsored research, instruction, and service agreements. Services include:
(619) 594-1900; Gateway Center [Campus Map or use the Campus Wayfinder] Established in 1943, San Diego State University Research Foundation (SDSURF) is
a non-profit auxiliary corporation authorized by California’s Education Code to support
San Diego State University. Their mission is to support and further the vision and
research objectives of San Diego State University and to help faculty and staff find,
attract and administer their research and sponsored programs.
senate.sdsu.edu/ Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
AD221 [Campus Map or use the Campus Wayfinder] The Senate office is located on the second floor of the Administration building.
The San Diego State University Senate shall consider policies with respect to the
general welfare of the university. It shall review established policies, consider
new policies, and study matters of concern to the students or faculty members.
The University Senate shall formulate educational policy, including admissions, curricula,
and criteria for the granting of degrees. It shall analyze established and proposed
policies of instruction and consider variations in policy in exceptional cases.
It shall advise the President in the selection of administrative personnel and maintain
adequate communication between the faculty and the administration.
A member of the faculty may request a member of the Senate to transmit to the University
Senate for discussion and possible action topics coming under the jurisdiction of
It shall appoint University Senate committees, establish rules and procedures for
these committees, as well as establish procedures for the University Senate.
The National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity (NCFDD) is an independent
professional development, training, and mentoring community for faculty members, postdocs,
and graduate students.
Whether you are an assistant professor trying to earn tenure, a mid-career faculty
member trying to reach full while managing service demands, or a graduate student
or temporary faculty member building your academic career, NCFDD provides excellent
on-line support resources, including:
SDSU has an institutional membership; you can claim your membership by visiting https://facultydiversity.site-ym.com/page/registration.