Teaching and Learning
Provides opportunities for faculty to evolve their teaching practice in ways that enhance student learning. Grounded firmly in the learning sciences, our consultation services and programs support the creation of learning environments that lead to enduring knowledge.
Provost Grants for Advancing Undergraduate Teaching and Learning
Provides competitive funding for educational projects that will improve the learning experience for undergraduate students at Northeastern.
Apply to all members of the Northeastern community who engage in instructional activities.
Research and Scholarship
The Division of Research supports Northeastern’s thriving research enterprise by conducting outreach to funding agencies and corporate and foundation sponsors, and developing partnerships with academic/clinical/industry collaborators that increase the scope and impact of Northeastern University research and graduate education.
This competitive program provides funds to support and encourage individual faculty members to form multidisciplinary teams to secure proof of concept, with a goal of successfully competing for future sponsored research opportunities.
ADVANCE Office of Faculty Development oversees, creates, and assesses faculty development programs while serving as a resource to interested parties on the Northeastern University campus. The office assists faculty and administrators in accomplishing departmental, college, and university goals with respect to faculty recruitment, retention, mentoring, and advancement.
Diverse opportunities available to faculty to help them find colleagues and connect them to academic resources.
Governance, Policies and Procedures
Tenure and Promotion
Faculty Work-Life Balance
Northeastern has a number of policies, programs and resources intended to help faculty members balance the responsibilities of their personal and professional lives.
Faculty members with questions about accessing policies specific to faculty appointments are welcome to consult with the associate deans with responsibility for faculty affairs in the colleges or with the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs.
Human Resources Management (617-373-2230) administers and can provide information on Northeastern’s childcare program, Family and Medical Leave procedures, and other benefits-related questions.
Full-time Nontenure Track Faculty
Policies & Procedures
- University Policies
- Teaching and Advising Policies and Procedures
- Faculty Handbook
- Grievance Procedure for Academic or Clinical Specialists and Full-Time Lecturers
- Clinical and Academic Specialists
- Non-Tenure Track Full-Time Lecturers
- Professors of the Practice
- Non-Tenure Track Research Faculty