TITLE III COMPONENTS

Accreditation and Review of Academic Programs

 

Alternate Certification Teacher Center for Urban Education

 

Center for African and African-American Studies

 

Center for Comprehensive Communication

 

Center for Planning, Research and Evaluation

 

Center for Professional Development and Enhancement

 

Center for Student Retention and Success

 

Construction of Bridge Connecting Lake and Park Campuses

 

Honors Program

 

Improving University Technology/Banner

 

Library Academic Research Infrastructure Redesign

 

Project Administration

 

Satellite Telecommunication Network Interface/Distance Learning

 

Strengthening The Administrative Management Infrastructure

 

Strengthening Research Capabilities

 

Student Development Center

CENTER FOR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND ENHANCEMENT
Dr. Brenda Jackson, Director

 

The Center for Professional Development and Enhancement's primary purpose is to assist faculty and professional staff members of Southern University at New Orleans in developing and enhancing their professional and technical knowledge competencies and skills in their disciplines and areas of employment, thereby assuring their effectiveness in the performance of their duties and responsibilities of the institution. 

 

To assist in achieving this goal, faculty and staff members are provided on campus opportunities to strengthen their knowledge base and to keep abreast and informed in matters of concern; to be kept abreast of technologies and issues affecting SUNO in particular and the higher education community in general; to be reimbursed for tuition and/or books when pursuing the terminal degree while working full-time; to attend professional meetings, workshops, conferences, present papers and to participate in other scholarly activities; to be exposed to experts external to the University; to pursue faculty research and write grants; to participate in continuos quality management training activities; to have immediate access to state of the art equipment, computer software used in their field, specialized academic resources and curriculum supplies to improve the delivery of effective instructions.