Faculty & Staff

Quick LinksUse these quick links, resources, and trainings to make your semester run as smoothly as possible. Find everything you need to succeed as a Lawson State faculty or staff member.

Faculty Quick Links

TAP logo

Use this portal to access all Strategic Planning (TAP) documents. You can also draft, save, print and submit them as well.


Unit Planning Documents Student Learning Outcomes  Unit Narrative
Unit Plan #1--Access, Saving and Submitting SLO #1--Access, Saving and Submitting Unit Narrative Form--Access, Saving and Submitting
Unit Plan #2--Access, Saving and Submitting SLO #2--Access, Saving and Submitting  
Unit Plan #3--Access, Saving and Submitting SLO #3--Access, Saving and Submitting  

How to Access "MY FORMS"..."My DRAFTS" after you start working on a report:

Need to work on one of your drafts?

Follow the steps to your right to locate your documents.

Step 1: Login "Your Drafts".

Step 2: Click on "My Forms" (top right corner of the page

Step 3: Select "Pending Draft Forms"

Step 4: A list of your DRAFTS will populate the screen.

Step 5: Look to the far right and click on "ACTION" then "COMPLETE FORM".  This will activate your Draft.

Need More Help in Accessing Your Drafts?

Watch the video below.

Tutorial on Locating My Drafts




Click here to access your MyLawson Account

Click here to access your Blackboard Account

Click here to access your Email Account

Click here to access your Help Desk Account

Click here to access Link

Click here to access Faculty Resources

Click here to access Human Resources

Report a student incident here (e.g., violation of Code of Conduct, cheating offense, etc...)

Report a Concern or Complaint here.

Training for Faculty

Whether you're new faculty or you've been at Lawson State for a while, it's always a good idea to stay up-to-date on teaching trends and tools. Use these trainings and resources to answer your questions and stay on top of your professional development.
Use these resources to facilitate your in-person instruction and learn your way around the Lawson State campus with our new faculty orientation.
As higher education speeds toward the virtual realm, use these resources and trainings to stay on top of the new tools, technologies, and teaching methods. Find forms, enter maintenance requests, and watch our eTraining series.

HR Documents & Resources

Review the Employee Handbook for all of our policies, procedures, and processes.
Review your employee benefits for salary information, retirement benefits, and more.

Health & Wellness and ADA Services

Lawson State offers health and wellness resources as well as ADA services for its employees. If you are in need of ADA accommodations, contact the Director of Human Resources, ebell@lawsonstate.edu or call the office at 205-929-6313.

Contact Us

Reach out to our Human Resources team if you have any questions.


Bessemer Campus
A Building
Lower Level
1100 Ninth Avenue, SW
Bessemer, AL 35022

Birmingham Campus
Administration Building
First Floor
3060 Wilson Road, SW
Birmingham, AL 35221


8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.


Bessemer Campus Phone
(205) 929-3408

Birmingham Campus Phone
(205) 929-6308


Online Resources

Faculty and Staff have online resources designed to assist in building skills that enable them to do their jobs even more effectively. I have used these resources to perfect my understanding of Lawson's Banner advising system.