Syracuse University

Primary Faculty Liaisons

The Primary Faculty Liaisons are the principal link between the Graduate School and FPP-participating departments. They play a pivotal role in providing FPP participants with a good understanding of their duties and responsibilities as faculty members in higher education. Working closely both with administrative and faculty colleagues across campus and with departmental Faculty Teaching Mentors, PFLs provide the most relevant training, experience, and professional development opportunities to graduate student teachers within their departments.

While the FPP’s decentralized structure allows participating departments considerable flexibility in designing their programs, the PFL is generally responsible for several key functions:

View PDF version of the PFL Handbook

Participant Appointment form
Student Participant Summary
Certificate in University Teaching Completion
Departmental Funding Request Form