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Faculty & Staff

Information for faculty, staff, lecturers, and teaching assistants in the English Department.

Classroom Support

General Purpose Classrooms are supported by the Division of Information Technology (DIT). Spaces owned by the Department of English are now supported by the College of Arts and Humanities (ARHU). Their respective contact information is listed below, along with a list delinating which office to contact for support by room. Sheets indicating the party responsible for supporting each learning space are posted near the workstation and at the door to each space.

General Purpose Classrooms
Division of Information Technology (DIT)
301-405-2500 | classrooms@umd.edu

Classroom Support is provided by DIT
M-F 7:45 AM - 10 PM

Department of English Spaces
College of Arts and Humanities (ARHU
301-405-3782 | 0231 Tawes

Classroom Support is provided by ARHU
M-Th 8 AM - 10 PM, and F 8 AM - 3 PM

Classroom Support List

Business Office

The English Department Business Office is located in 2119E and 2119F Tawes Hall. We can be reached at (301) 405-3804 or English_Business@umd.edu.

 

Address Change

If you move while you're employed with the University of Maryland, you must complete a new W4, which will update your address with Payroll and Benefits.

 

Health Benefits

Health Forms
Complete information on Health Benefits can be found on the State of Maryland's Employee site. Health benefits are optional. Any regular employees that are 50% or more FTE (with the exception of TAs who can be 25%) are entitled to health benefits.  You must complete the appropriate affidavits(s) if you are requesting coverage for your dependents, domestic partners and/or their dependents, or a spouse. 

  1. 2018 Enrollment Form
  2. Benefits Guide for January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020
  3. State of Maryland-Employee Health Insurance Premium Rate
  4. Affidavit for Dependent Eligibility and Tax Status
  5. Summer Benefits Coverage and Fall Employee Status

Please note: new enrollments can occur within 60 days of your start date or once a year during open enrollment. At other times, you can only change your benefits if there is a change in circumstances such as loss of coverage somewhere else, marriage, birth, etc.

  *Open Enrollment period for January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021 will be conducted on mid-October-mid-November, 2020. Exact dates have not yet been set.*  

For more information:
Human Resources Department
301-405-0466

 

Shannon Bobbitt

Associate Director of Finance and Personnel, English

Susanna Compton Underland

English

2132 Tawes Hall
College Park MD, 20742