Information for Faculty

Resources for Online Faculty


Blackboard Learn Resources

  •   Searchable Blackboard Help for Instructors.  Search by keyword or use the links on the page to read about topics of interest.
  • Blackboard Learn: For Instructors  Set of videos for instructors covering course design, communication, collaboration and assessment
  • Building Your Course  A set of video tutorials by Blackboard Inc. that help instructors build online courses using Blackboard
  • Communication and Collaboration Short tutorials on how to use the communication and Collaboration tools in Blackboard Learn


E-Learning Support: Faculty Innovation Centers

Faculty Innovation Centers are located at both Brighton Campus and Damon City Campus. Faculty are welcome to use the computers for course work and development.

Current BRIGHTON Walk-In Support Schedule

DCC - please contact for an appointment

Brighton Campus: You may now enter the Faculty Innovation Center directly from the hallway of meeting rooms leading to Gilman Lounge. The entrance (3-122A) is just before the last meeting room and the doors leading into Gilman Lounge.

Hours: Monday-Friday 8:45 am - 4:45 pm (open for Faculty Use).

Call FICS (x3427) for Blackboard Support

Damon City Campus: To go to the Damon Faculty Innovation Center (FIC), come to the Damon Learning Commons on the 4th floor (to the right of the elevators), go through the Commons, past the reference desk and through the door on the right.  The FIC is the door on your left, room 4088. See where the Electronic Learning Center and Faculty Innovation Center are located on the Damon City Campus

Hours (open for Faculty Use):

Mon – Thurs: 8am – 6pm
Fridays: 8am – 4pm
Saturdays: 9am – 2pm

**NOTE: Instructional designers are available by appointment only to assist with planning, development and execution of course design. Please email them to request an appointment

Martha Kendall - Coordinator/Instructional Designer

Thomas Capuano - Instructional Designer

Andrea Gilbert - Instructional Designer

Marie Gibson - Blackboard Learn Software Support