Culture and Intensive English Program

CIEP Staff Resources


Welcome to the CIEP Staff Resources page!


Below, you will find information about staff schedules, procedures, and research. Please contact the CIEP office ( or CIEP Director, Carolina Coronado-Park (, with any additional questions you may have about staff duties or responsibilities. 


Online Teaching Resources

Want tips on how to manage Blackboard and Zoom while teaching online classes? See our Online Teaching Resources page for help. 

Staff Orientation

New to our team? Please note that all new staff are required to complete our CIEP Staff Orientation prior to beginning their work with the UNI CIEP. See our Staff Orientation Page for more details: CIEP Staff Orientation

Staff Handbook

The UNI Culture and Intensive English Program Staff handbook includes detailed information about the UNI CIEP's policies and services as well as helpful tools for staff members. All UNI CIEP faculty and staff are required to follow the CIEP Staff Handbook. See the following link for a breakdown of handbook appendices and forms: CIEP Staff Handbook Appendices. Or, View the 2018 - 2019 CIEP Staff Handbook Here


CIEP Graduate Assistants may be asked to tutor CIEP students as part of their assignment with the UNI CIEP. Before beginning to tutor, please review the following tips and regulations for CIEP tutors: Guidelines for CIEP Tutors


The UNI CIEP encourages research which may lead to improvements in the field of TESOL, education, international education, or other related fields of academic study.  See our Research Page for updates on the current research by the UNI CIEP staff.

Immersion Programs

CIEP Staff may be assigned to teach or develop curricula for an Immersion Program. Please review the following guidelines for Immersion Programs as needed: Guidelines for CIEP Immersion Programs 

Review Documents

For information regarding additional guidelines, plans, and review, see our CIEP Review Documents

Employment Opportunities

Want to join our team? Check for open positions on our Employment Page

Academic/Service Calendar

The UNI CIEP Academic/Service Calendar contains information regarding session start dates, placement exams, university holidays, service days, final and midterm exam dates as well as assignments for TOEFL administration and handbook review sessions. Download the 2020-2021 Academic/Service Calendar or view our Calendar Archives to see calendars from previous years.



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