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Reminder: Faculty satisfaction surveys

All faculty should have received an invitation to fill out a Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education (COACHE) faculty satisfaction survey. Three separate surveys are available for faculty members of all rank. Read more about the surveys, from the Office of the Vice President and Provost here.

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Congratulations to grant award recipients

Congratulations to LAS faculty who were awarded grant funding from two college initiatives. The LAS Humanities Scholarship Enhancement Initiative (HSEI) is a research initiative designed to encourage and assist LAS humanities faculty seeking to enhance their scholarly productivity and impact by funding course releases awarded through a competitive process. Two faculty members received awards from … Continue reading Congratulations to grant award recipients

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Upcoming faculty satisfaction surveys

Faculty will soon receive an invitation to fill out a Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education (COACHE) faculty satisfaction survey. Three separate surveys will be available in February for faculty members of all rank. Read more about the surveys, from the Office of the Vice President and Provost here.

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Now hiring: Associate dean for diversity equity and inclusion

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences launched an internal search for an associate dean for diversity equity and inclusion with a Dec. 10 job posting. The new position will provide a leadership role at the college level for diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives for students, faculty and staff. For guaranteed consideration, interested candidates should … Continue reading Now hiring: Associate dean for diversity equity and inclusion

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July 27 update from the dean

Dear LAS faculty and staff, The beginning of the semester is approaching, and the first month of the new fiscal year is already almost behind us. In this message, I would like to share some budget information for the college, following up on the message from President Wintersteen from July 10, 2020. As President Wintersteen wrote, “the … Continue reading July 27 update from the dean

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University Professor James T. Andrews to appear on BBC’s “Great Lives” radio program

James T. Andrews, University Professor in the Department of History, working with BBC Producer Chris Ledgard, recently taped material for the BBC’s popular national radio show, “Great Lives.” The show will air in August. The program will feature Andrews, paired with the celebrity writer of “Silkroads,” Oxford historian Peter Frankopan. They will discuss the topic … Continue reading University Professor James T. Andrews to appear on BBC’s “Great Lives” radio program

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LAS awards fellowships, professorship

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is fortunate to have generous supporters who prioritize education and research. In addition to supporting students through scholarships, these individuals provide financial support for faculty through named positions.   Congratulations to faculty who were recently selected for donor-supported awards in the college: Tao Wang, assistant professor of history … Continue reading LAS awards fellowships, professorship