Virtual Summit

2021 Interfolio Virtual Summit

This year’s Interfolio Virtual Summit theme was “Advancing the Academic Community: Empowering Scholars to Achieve Institutional Success.”

Featured Sessions

HBCU Leaders in Conversation

Many historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have seen an influx of funding and enrollment in the past year. In this on-demand session featuring leaders from Kentucky State University, Morgan State University, and Prairie View A&M University, hear from leaders at these institutions about how they are prioritizing their work and approaching faculty recruitment and retention, amplifying research, and more.

Moving to Outcomes: Faculty Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Initiatives

At last year’s Interfolio Summit (2020), we discussed achieving a diverse and inclusive faculty workforce. In this 2021 on-demand session with panelists from Stony Brook University, Dartmouth University, Colorado College, and the Consortium for Faculty Diversity, hear what tangible steps institutions have taken in the past year and how you might replicate these successes on your campus. Want to add to the conversation?

Contemporary Uses and Configurations of Faculty Activity Reporting

Recent years have seen an evolution of the influence that academic data and workflow technologies exert on an academic organization’s capacity for self-assessment, accountability, and support for faculty.

In this on-demand session, hear about the key function and outcomes of using the Interfolio Faculty Information System for faculty data at Scripps Research Institute, Bowling Green State University, and the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Columbia University in the City of New York.

How to Successfully Lead Change Management and Faculty Adoption Initiatives 

In this on-demand session, hear how New York University and George Mason University built buy-in from faculty, administrators, and staff when implementing faculty technology.

You’ll learn:

  • Effective change management techniques and best practices for onboarding faculty and staff
  • Examples of how testing and surveys can support a successful campus-wide launch

Achieving Strategic Goals with a Faculty Information System

In this on-demand session, listen to a vibrant discussion with higher education leaders at Meharry Medical College, California State University-Fullerton, and DePaul University. Our panelists lay out current challenges and trends they’re seeing, and discuss how a modern Faculty Information System has contributed to success on their campuses.