Dr. John-Charles Duffy speaking at a conference

Resources for Faculty

This page has been created for the convenience of faculty in the Department of Comparative Religion. Some links require faculty to sign in with their Miami UniqueID; those links will work only for members of this department's faculty.

Faculty: Find what you're looking for alphabetically. There are some redundant entries, to give you more than one path to the information you seek.


AMAZON: How to place orders with the department P-card.

CALENDAR: To see your Miami Google calendar. To see the department calendar, click "Other calendars," then "Religion @ Miami University."

CANVAS HELP: Training sessions, videos, and written guides.

CLASSROOM SAFETY: Who to call for help.

COURSE LIST LOOK-UP: To see what courses are being offered--or were offered--in a particular semester.

COURSE SCHEDULING WORKSHEET: Fill in this Google doc with your preferred time-blocks for teaching in the upcoming semester.

DROPS: Use your photo roster, at MyMiami, to drop a student from a course. Do not use the old 8.5 x 5.5 add-drop form.

FILESHARING:

  • Use Google Drive to share files with other department faculty or staff.
  • Use Filelocker to share extremely large files with anyone.

FORCE-ADDS: The new force-add form that was implemented in Fall 2014. Do not use the old 8.5 x 5.5 add-drop form.

G DRIVE: A.k.a., the shared drive. Here are instructions for how to access it on a Mac.

GENERAL BULLETIN: The official source for major/minor requirements, course descriptions, etc.

GOOGLE CALENDAR: To see the department calendar, click "Other calendars," then "Religion @ Miami University."

GOOGLE DRIVE: To upload or view documents shared among department faculty and staff.

IT HELP: For all your technology issues, classroom or office.

MINUTES: Notes from faculty meetings, including meetings about special projects (like the Howe Writing Center grant).

MULTIPLE MIAMI ACCOUNTS: How to log in to more than one MiamiOH email account at a time.

P-CARD: How to place orders with it--and when not to use it.

PAYROLL: Info from Academic Personnel, including the payroll schedule.

PLAGIARISM: Definitions and procedures (Student Handbook 1.5).

POLICY LIBRARY: All Miami policies and procedures, in one convenient website.

SEMESTER TIME-BLOCK WORKSHEET: Fill in this Google doc with your preferred time-blocks for teaching in the upcoming semester.

SHARED DRIVE: A.k.a., the G drive. Here are instructions for how to access it on a Mac.

STUDENT WELL-BEING: Who to call for help.

SURVEYS: Qualtrics, a free service that you or your students can use to create online surveys.

TECHNOLOGY: To get help for all your technology issues, classroom or office.

TEXTBOOK REQUEST FORM: Fill out a separate copy of the form for each book you order. IMPORTANT: Once the form opens in your online Google viewer, you will need to download it to your computer before you can fill in the text boxes.

TRAVEL REIMBURSEMENTS: What the Program Associate needs from you.