Academic Teaching Staff (ATS) Instructions and Forms
CLICK HERE (EXCEL) FOR our 2013 DAILY ADMISSIONS REPORT
CLICK HERE (PDF) for our 2013 ACADEMIC CALENDAR
Contact us with admissions questions--or guidance for recruiting students--thank you!
TEACHING PREPARATION: Jump to ATS categories and definitions
For core faculty and research mentors; to request course supplies, equipment and field trips: WISH LIST
For core faculty and research mentors; to present to students to encourage a sense of community: FIRE and WATER TALK
For all academic teaching staff: THE APPLEDORE ISLAND HANDBOOK (replaces the Faculty Manual)
For all teaching assistants; please read before starting your TAship on Appledore Island: TA GUIDELINES
For all academic teaching staff; to access Appledore's library catalog of books: LIBRARY THING
For SCUBA diving teaching staff: SCUBA Diving INSTRUCTIONS and DIVER APPLICATION
Regarding program evaluations: We are working on new evaluation processes for our all programs--please stay-tuned and/or contact Christine Bogdanowicz if you have any questions. We hope to fully online and "paperless" by summer 2013.
EMPLOYMENT INSTRUCTIONS: Jump to ATS categories and definitions
[A] Core faculty, teaching assistants (and some research mentors*) are hired by Cornell to teach @ Shoals ($170/day); follow instructions in your electronic hiring packet, sent to you from Christine Bogdanowicz approximately 2 weeks before you are scheduled to start teaching. Please keep copies of all documents for your records.
[B] Guest lecturers and guest teaching staff are paid by Cornell to teach @ Shoals ($100/day); follow the instructions you'll receive electronically from Christine Bogdanowicz approximately 2 weeks before you are scheduled to teach. Please keep copies of all documents for your records.
ATS FORMS Jump to ATS categories and definitions
For core faculty (some research mentors*); request travel/supplies reimbursements: HIRED ATS REIMBURSEMENT FORM
For guest teaching staff (some research mentors*); request payment: NON-HIRED ATS PAYMENT and AGREEMENT FORM
For guest teaching staff (some research mentors*); request travel reimbursement: NON-HIRED ATS TRAVEL FORM
For all academic teaching staff: ATS EMERGENCY CONTACT and HEALTH INFORMATION FORM
For all academic teaching staff who plan to bring a guest to Shoals: ATS GUEST FORM
Travel FAQs for all Shoalers - includes air, bus, taxi, and parking, plus boat reservation instructions.
Packing Instructions for all Shoalers - includes what to bring (linens!), how to dress, etc.
PLEASE BE SURE THAT PIECE OF LUGGAGE (duffels, packs, etc.) WEIGHS LESS than 50LBS.! Bags over 50lbs. may be delayed in getting out to Appledore Island.
The Appledore Island Handbook recommended for all Shoalers - please read to prepare for living on Appledore Island.
Mainland dock locations on Google map for all Shoalers - plug in your address and get driving directions.
Shoals goes MOBILE! for all Shoalers - find out weather, tides, get contact information as you travel!
Web cam and news link for all Shoalers.
CLICK HERE (PDF) for the Final 2010 Admissions Report
CLICK HERE (URL) for 2009 Admissions Reports
CLICK HERE (PDF) for the 2011 Academic Calendar
CLICK HERE (PDF) for the 2010 Academic Calendar
CLICK HERE (PDF) for the 2009 Academic Calendar