Faculty Development About Page


The mission of Faculty Development is to support faculty in their multiple roles and to empower them to seek pathways for development within and outside the university.  We aim to promote a culture of informed, committed, and engaged faculty through trainings, conferences, community-building opportunities, and other resources.

Contact Information

  • Phone: 818-677-5934
  • Fax: 818-677-3977
  • Email: facdev@csun.edu
  • Location: University Hall 215
  • Mailing Address:

  • Mail code:  8203
  • Faculty Development
  • California State University, Northridge
  • 18111 Nordhoff Street
  • Northridge, CA 91330-8203

Directors of Faculty Development

  • Whitney Scott (whitney.scott@csun.edu)
  • Mike Rivas (mike.rivas@csun.edu)

Director of New Faculty Orientation and Programs

  • Greg Knotts (greg.knotts@csun.edu)

Administrative Support Coordinator