UMass Amherst Faculty Convocation

The 13th Annual Faculty Convocation will take place on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the Campus Center Auditorium.

Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy will address faculty and staff with a keynote presentation, honor eight nationally acclaimed faculty members as they receive the Award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Research and Creativity, and recognize new and recently tenured faculty members. 

Faculty and staff are encouraged to go directly to the Campus Center Auditorium to enjoy the pre-event music provided by our talented student musicians. Convocation will begin at 2pm.

Kindly respond by October 4 to 413-577-1101 or
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with any questions or to discuss any special needs.

2017 Convocation Honorees

M.V. Lee Badgett

Peter Gizzi

Julie Brigham-Grette

Arindrajit Dube

Susan E. Hankinson
Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Lili He
Food Sciences

Michael J. Maroney

John W. Staudenmayer
Mathematics and Statistics