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National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD)

Are you having trouble with managing your time? 

Do you want to write a grant proposal, but don't seem to ever get around to it? 

Do teaching and service activities take up your days?  

Peggy Wright-Cleveland is the director of faculty development within the Office of Faculty Development and Advancement.  Along with OPD, Peggy Wright-Cleveland offers writing groups and retreats.  If you (or you and others in your department or related fields) are having trouble making time for writing or scholarship, contact OPD and/or Dr. Wright-Cleveland to get assistance!  We can help facilitate a writing or accountability group for you to fit your needs.

Also, check out the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD)!  As a FSU faculty member, you have access to the largest faculty development resource center.  You'll just need to sign-in with your FSU credentials.  NCFDD offers helpful training webinars to assist you with your writing and scholarship.

The Vice President for Faculty Development and Advancement and staff work closely with the Provost, the FSU Faculty Senate, the FSU Chapter of United Faculty of Florida, and the Office of Human Resources to ensure that university employment conditions and academic policies support faculty members' optimal development as teachers and scholars.


The National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD) offers on-demand access to the mentoring, accountability, and support you need to thrive in the academy. Log-in to develop your best practices for strategic planning, productivity, work-life balance, and healthy professional relationships.