The University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications and nominations for a visionary scholar of distinction to serve as the inaugural holder of the Endowed Chair in the Study of Nonviolent Direct Action and Civil Resistance, a new faculty position focused on the scientific study of nonviolent direct action and civil resistance.
June 13th, 2013
March 12th, 2013
Nominations are due by Friday, March 15th, and will be accepted from any member of the University of Massachusetts Amherst community. The awards showcase excellence among our faculty and staff who are engaged in community partnerships that create benefit for the public as well as our institution.
Nominations will be evaluated by a committee drawn from the Faculty Senate Council on University Service, Public Service and Outreach, which will make recommendations for awards to the Provost. Previous awardees are not eligible.
January 17th, 2013
Provost James V. Staros has named Tim Anderson, Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Florida, as Dean of the College of Engineering, effective March 1, 2013.
December 3rd, 2012
Provost James V. Staros has appointed Christopher Hollot as Interim Dean of the College of Engineering, effective December 1, 2012.
October 17th, 2012
Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy and Provost James V. Staros have launched a collaborative campus-wide strategic planning process. The first phase will produce a plan for submission to the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) by the end of this academic year.
August 29th, 2012
Provost James Staros will lead the 4th annual Academic Leadership Retreat on Thursday, August 30, 2012, at the Marriott Center in the Campus Center.
Dean Announcements made for the Graduate School, Social & Behavioral Sciences, and Humanities & Fine ArtsMay 18th, 2012
February 21st, 2012
We are pleased to announce the availability of the Terrence Murray Professorship. The intention of the Murray Professorship is to secure the attention of the senior faculty for programs for Commonwealth Honors College students by providing significant support for program or curriculum development. Although this Professorship is of a fixed term, it is
February 17th, 2012
ENDOWED CHAIR IN THE STUDY OF NONVIOLENT DIRECT ACTION AND CIVIL RESISTANCE
The University of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications and nominations for a visionary scholar of distinction to serve as the inaugural holder of the Endowed Chair in the Study of Nonviolent Direct Action and Civil Resistance, a
January 27th, 2012