Listed below are the various offices at Texas State University that provide workshops for employees.
Academic Development and Assessment provides faculty development opportunities and general support to faculty workshops focused on curriculum development, course management, teaching excellence, and the enhancement of research and scholarly activities.
Alkek Library offers a variety of workshops to help you learn how to use the research resources and tools that we have available. To view dates and times and to register for the any of the workshops please visit the library’s workshop page at http://www.library.txstate.edu/help/workshops.html.
The Budget Office offers individual training, budget classes, and online instructional documents for all transactions that can be used in determining budget, postings, and available budget. Budget Office training covers all budget-related SAP reports, including the Budget to Actual Report, Salary Encumbrance Report, Salary Fringe Report, All Postings Report, and many others. We also help users learn about budget processes such as fund center budgeting, position budgeting, and budget reconciliation.
Training schedules vary by semester--go to Budget Classes for class descriptions, times, and online registration.
The Facilities Training Office provides monthly training sessions in order to support Facilities Management, Grounds and Operations employees. Additional monthly training sessions are also presented to LBJSC Custodians, Residence Life Maintenance Shops and Athletic Grounds Maintenance Crews. Training is primarily of a safety nature; however, it also includes technical, communication, supervisory and general training topics such as State Ethics and Sexual Harassment training.
Human Resources Office offers workshops in Understanding Organization Management and PCR Appointments in SAP.
Instructional Technologies Support offers a variety of workshops for faculty and staff. Some focus on the pedagogy of using tools effectively, others on learning technology skills.
All faculty, staff, and students have free, unlimited access to lynda.com elearning services!
The Office of the University Registrar conducts trainings on a variety of topics for faculty and staff at Texas State University. These training sessions include Banner (Student Information System) training, Degree Works, Roster, Room Scheduling, Schedule of Classes and Veteran Benefits information. To sign up for upcoming training sessions visit our website, http://www.registrar.txstate.edu/faculty-staff/trainings.html
Professional Development provides support to faculty and staff through workshops focused on organizational excellence, employee information and legal issues, external funding, personal effectiveness, and planning and assessment.
This site provides you with a central location for help on using SAP for your financial and human resource activities.
Technology Resources offers training that helps technology users learn the skills needed to use technology on the job. Whether the training comes in person or online, training focuses on getting the job done.
The Center offers three services to faculty and staff:
a. Testing Service
b. Faculty Test Scanning and Scoring Service
c. Research Support
Make your fitness goals a reality this semester with exercise classes designed to match the schedules and interests of Texas State staff and faculty. Walk on over to Jowers after work or during your lunch break to take part in a variety of classes.