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Office of Faculty Development

Welcome to the Office of Faculty Development (OFD). Our area encourages and supports the continuous acquisition of knowledge and skills by coordinating and providing the highest quality professional development opportunities for faculty. The Office of Faculty Development includes the Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning (FCTL). Our unit is a centralized hub that provides programs, resources, and direct support for ACC faculty members at all career stages.

  • Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning (FCTL) inspires and empowers faculty members to improve their craft. FCTL encourages interdisciplinary collaboration, provide opportunities and resources that promote best practices in teaching and learning, and links faculty success to student success. The FCTL is supported by the Faculty Center Advisory Group (FCAG), a primarily Faculty driven group that ensure the work of the FCTL represents Faculty in the creation and administration of faculty development initiatives, activities, and services.

Faculty Leads

Gale Spear
Professor, Child Care and Development
William (Yam) Tolan
Professor, Art
Cheryl Thompson Price
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Student Development
Coordinator, College Prep Programs