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The FDC welcomes you to CSUF!

If you are a new faculty member, this page will help you find many useful resources.


New Faculty Support

Foundations and Onboarding

The FDC partners with many other campus units and organizations to provide fall foundations for new tenure-track faculty and lecturers. 




Faculty Handbook

The Faculty Handbook gives you a great introduction to the structure of our university and to many important policies.


New to Town

The Department of Human Resources, Diversity and Inclusion (HRDI) has compiled a list of resources for faculty who are new to town.


Additional Development Resources 

Feel free to sign up for other FDC workshops and use more resources offered here on our website. Visit the Teaching or Scholarly and Creative Activities tabs for additional resources to use during or after your first year.

The CSU also offers advice that may help you at CSUF: