Adjunct Faculty

Getting an ID card

Once a new faculty member signs the appointment letter, the Department Administrator can request an ID number (N#) and Net ID for the faculty member. The Department Administrator will forward the NET ID and N # to the new faculty member along with steps to activate. Once activated; the new faculty member goes to Public Safety at 2 MetroTech Center for a NYU Picture ID. (The N# and NET ID# are printed on the back of the NYU ID card.)

NYU Email

To request an NYU email account as a new employee, please go to: Activation is required to be listed in the on-line directory and for receiving NYU emails, etc. The NYU email account is not active until you activate it.

NYU Classes

NYU Classes is NYU’s learning management system.  This open-source learning management environment integrates a range of tools, such as Google Apps, to support teaching, learning, and scholarship. According to the policies established in your Department, faculty members are required to make course postings using the NYU Classes course management system.  You are also required to post a copy of your course syllabus to your Classes site no later than two weeks before the beginning of the semester.  For training on the NYU Classes course management system, please see the schedule of workshops at the School of Engineering’s Center for Faculty Innovations in Teaching and Learning.

Ordering Textbooks

The NYU Bookstore will contact all instructors of record for courses to request your book order. If you are the instructor of record for a course and you are not contacted by the NYU Bookstore regarding your order for textbooks, please contact the bookstore.

Desk copies for your own use should be ordered by contacting the publisher directly.

Preparing a coursepack

NYU Bookstores Coursepack Service clears copyright permissions and provides protection from liability for copyright infringement to NYU and individual faculty members. The Coursepack Service can also be used to obtain permission for creating electronic coursepacks on NYU Classes or other NYU course sites. NYU policy requires that faculty creating Coursepacks utilize the Coursepack preparation service provided by NYU Bookstores. Before obtaining permission through NYU Bookstores, faculty should consult with NYU Libraries to see whether the material can be offered through NYU Libraries Linking Service.

Course evaluations

See Office of Assessment and Institutional Research

Professional Development

Funds are available to support Tandon adjunct faculty professional development, up to $1000 (total) per adjunct faculty member. Download the request form.