The Faculty Development Office (FDO) of the University is an academic unit under the Office of the Vice-President for Academic Affairs (VPAA). Its main responsibility is to plan and provide oversight and monitoring of all forms of faculty development activities through the Faculty Development Committee (FDC) of each College. This includes determining appropriate support, resources, seminars, and training opportunities to facilitate faculty professional growth. The FDO is responsible for providing continuous improvement through a diverse range of faculty development programs designed to support teaching and instruction, and other related FD attributes, based on the consolidated plans of the different colleges.