Resources for Faculty
Teaching and technology
The Center for Teaching, Learning and Technology supports faculty across campus with services and resources such as course design, learning communities, and strategies to promote inclusivity and accessibility in the classroom.
The Office of Research and Economic Development supports faculty, staff and students in their research including help with finding funding, industry collaborations and other resources. Their site also includes information on policies and guidelines.
The Academic Senate is the faculty governing body, which creates and evaluates policy and procedures on academic, fiscal and personnel matters. It meets once a month and is made up of elected representatives across campus.
Many classrooms have technology that help you teach your class. Classroom Tech can help you learn to use this technology, troubleshoot issues or report problems for these spaces.
Canvas is Cal Poly's official Learning Management System (LMS). Visit the Canvas Support site when you need training, resources or help troubleshooting Canvas.
Borrow technical equipment from laptops to cameras to video recorders and more from Cal Poly Tech Rentals. Find tech checkout on the first floor of Kennedy Library and available to all campus members.
University Advising offers a Faculty Advising Toolkit along with other resources such as training and access to 1Stop (advising notes software).
Cal Poly has many opportunities to teach or conduct research in other countries. Visit the International Center for resources and information to get involved.
Find funding opportunities that fit your research interests and area of focus. The Grants Development Office has staff and resources to assist you.