Propose a Course/Program



With almost 7,000 students enrolled each year and a dedication to providing quality attention to students, the School of Extended & International Education at Sonoma State University is always looking for new instructors who have a passion for sharing their knowledge with others. The School of Extended & International Education Instructors are working professionals, noted specialists and experts in the fields they are teaching.

Benefits of Teaching for the School of Extended & International Education

  1. Our courses are offered in a variety of formats, so instructors can select the format that best suits their lives.  Classes are offered during the day, at night and on the weekends.
  2. Many of our instructors are experienced teachers who find they benefit and learn from their classes almost as much as they contribute to the students' learning.

There are several different opportunities for faculty to teach through Extended Education at Sonoma State University. The following are forms for opportunities currently available:

Summer Session 2014
Summer Session 2014 Course Proposal Form (may be filled out electronically and emailed to julie.shell@sonoma.edu)
For more information contact Julie Shell at 707-664-2396.
Winter Interession 2014-15 Scheduling information & calendar
Winter Intersession Course Proposal Form (may be filled out electronically and emailed to julie.shell@sonoma.edu)
For more information contact Julie Shell at 707-664-2396.
Fall & Spring Special Sessions Course Proposal Form (may be filled out electronically and emailed to julie.shell@sonoma.edu)
For more information contact Julie Shell at 707-664-2396.
Professional Development Course Proposals
Fill out electronically and email to londa.leveroni@sonoma.edu. For more information contact Londa Leveroni at 707-664-2600.
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
Submitting course proposals for the 2013-2014 year is now closed. To be added to our faculty mailing list for future course proposals, please email Cathy Hatcher-England and include your mailing address.
EXCEL for Youth
Teach for EXCEL for youth summer program. The EXCEL Program offers students entering the 4-9th grades a unique opportunity for academic enrichment in accelerated classes. This program runs 2 one-week sessions and 1 two-week session during the summer (generally end of June and most of July). Teacher Course Proposal Information and Form.
New Non-Credit Certificate Programs
Follow our guidelines for planning and proposing new programs or courses that do not fit within the above categories.

Resources for Faculty

Faculty Handbook

Faculty Center

Faculty Pay Scale 2322 (for Summer and Winter Intersession). For information on the 2357 scale used in Summer only, contact Judy Vincenti at judy.vincenti@sonoma.edu or 707-664-4168.