Welcome to the Faculty Center!

Important Announcements:

  • Until further notice, our office will be operating virtually Monday through Friday, from 9 am to 8 pm. For assistance please contact us as follows:

  • For Online course and/or pedagogy training inquiries/assistance please email us at FacultyCenter@csi.cuny.edu or leave a message at 718-982-4007. 
  • For Blackboard inquiries/assistance please email our Bb support team at Blackboard@csi.cuny.edu, or stop by one of our Virtual Drop-in Sessions available here, Faculty Center Info Hub (CSI) (login to Bb required) or from one of the Drop-in Session access links provided in our weekly activities email sent to all CSI teaching faculty every Sunday evening.
  • Please Note: Whatever your online course or Blackboard needs, the Faculty Center staff are here for you! Please check your CSI faculty email regularly for important information and access to training and drop-in sessions from us. Also, please frequently check the CSI Coronavirus webpage located here for important campuswide news and updates

Contact Information

Center Office Hours

Spring 2021 (Feb 1 - May 25) 
Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

In response to faculty requests for small group and individualized assistance with online courseroom, Bb Collaborate, instructional design, and other virtual classroom and communication items, this week we will continue to offer additional Virtual Drop-in Center hours.

Faculty Center Drop-in Session Schedule for February 22 - 26, 2021

  • Morning Drop-in Session: 10am – 11am
  • Afternoon Drop-in Session: 11:30am – 1pm
  • Evening Drop-in Session: 5pm – 8pm

Please see the weekly events email sent to all CSI Instructor email accounts for the exact days and times the above sessions will be held. Additionally, all of our Drop-in and training sessions can be accessed via the direct access links provided in our weekly event email, or by using the Virtual Drop-in Center buttons located on the main page of the Faculty Center Info Hub (CSI) Bb Organization available to all teaching faculty at CSI.


For more information or questions about any of the workshops, courses, or assistance sessions offered by the Faculty Center for Professional Development at CSI please contact Faculty Center Training Program Coordinator, Kristen Lindtvedt directly at Kristen.Lindtvedt@csi.cuny.edu.

Have a great week!