Faculty Development

 Fall 2015 Faculty Development Week

Faculty Development Week

Fall 2015

August 17-21, 2015


Please check back later this summer for the Fall Faculty Development in-service week activities, as well as your college email.  Thank you.

 On-Going Workshops

On-Going Faculty Development Workshop(s) available to all employees:



*In order to receive Faculty Development credit for your workshop, please allow at least 2-3 weeks advance notice.  Email your form for approval to Ruth Vise, rvise@epcc.edu; and Ana Resendez, anar@epcc.edu.  For questions, please contact Ruth Vise at ext. 8841.

 Information for New Faculty

To familiarize new faculty with the College, its mission and goals, instructional and student resources, and services available.

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 Faculty Leaves

Due to economic budget constraints, ALL leaves have been suspended until further notice.


Proposals may be submitted for externships, special projects and educational leaves for one to two semesters.

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 Mini Grants and Guest Lecture

Provide faculty with guidelines for processing and implementing short-term faculty professional development projects or guest lectures.

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 27th Annual Southwest Seminar

27th Southwest Seminar for Great Teaching

October 29 - October 31, 2015

Inn and Spa at Loretto Santa Fe, NM


**** Information on the 27th Annual Southwest Seminar will be posted shortly.


2014 Southwest Seminar CATS materials shared by Peter J. Turner, Ph.D., Estrella Mountain Community College

CATS - Presentation (PPT)

Modified Critical Inquiry Guide and Rubric (MS Word)

CL Overview (PDF)

Group Contract (MS Word)

Member Rating (MS Word)


***DATE for the 2015 Southwest Seminar at the Inn and Spa at Loretto will be October 29-31, 2015.


"Promoting Creative Thinking: Deconstructing the Box"


This seminar is based on the premise that college faculty are a rich resource that needs to be tapped via a format which encourages learning from each other. The Southwest Seminar for Great Teaching takes a participant-centered focus that allows those in attendance to determine much of the content.


Register for the Seminar by October 10, 2014 (MS Word)

Southwest Seminar brochure (PDF)

Credit Card Payment Form (MS Word)


Email your registration form to AnaR@epcc.edu or mail to:


El Paso Community College

ATTN: Faculty Development Office

P.O. Box 20500

El Paso, Texas 79998-0500

Office: (915) 831-2201

Fax: (915) 831-2738


DATES: October 30 - November 1, 2014

The seminar will open with an orientation session and dinner on the evening of the 30th and close with a luncheon at noon on November 1st.


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 Contact Us

Ana Resendez

Administrative Associate



Jessica Garcia




The Faculty Development office is located at:

Valle Verde Campus

Room A2419

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 Faculty Development Booklets

Fall 2013.pdfFall 2013