Claire Puccia Parham, Ph.D
Siena Hall 222A
Center for Faculty Excellence and Innovation
William B. Spendiff '52 Center for Faculty Excellence and Innovation (CFEI)
The Center for Faculty Excellence and Innovation emphasizes dynamic faculty-student interaction and encourages existing and new professors and instructors to engage in innovative methods that inspire students to think creatively and critically. Fostering programs to not only support educators to reach their highest potential, but also creating a collaborative and cooperative environment resulting in goodwill and personal improvement, supports Siena’s Franciscan tradition.
The CFEI offers programs and resources to meet the diverse needs of faculty members throughout all stages of their careers as lifelong learners, researchers, and engaged members of the Siena community.
♦ New Faculty Orientation
♦ Workshops and Seminars
♦ Individual Consultations
♦ Teaching and Learning Resources
The secret of joy in work is contained in one word - excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it. –Pearl S. Buck