Communication Technology

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Center for Faculty Development
One Washington Square
San Jose, CA 95192



The Center offers support to SJSU faculty and staff to explore a variety of tools you can use to enhance your professional communication and collaboration.

Faculty Profile Website

SJSU offers faculty a web space to allow their students, colleagues, and their professional community to learn about them. Faculty can post on this web space all the courses they teach, their presentations at conferences, their research interest and publications, or any of their professional accomplishments and activities.

For those faculty who have previous web content developed via Website Builder or legacy content management system, the information has been migrated to this OmniUpdate (OU) Campus environment.  You can edit the content and post an updated version.

If interested, take advantage of this opportunity to create your official professional profile by:

Note: If you are new or never have a faculty website account, visit faculty website request page to request for an account.

Supporting Staff and Faculty with

Google Apps

The entire suite of Google Apps is available to all faculty and staff affiliated with SJSU.  This includes Gmail, Calendar, Google Docs, YouTube, etc.  You can learn how to or any tips or tricks in using these apps for your business communication, office collaboration and teaching. If interested,

Online Resources

A general overview of Google Apps is available at:

More detailed information, appropriate for beginners and experts alike, can be accessed at:

The Google Apps in Education

For more information and ideas about how Google Apps can be used in educational settings, visit: