Provost James V. Staros has appointed Christopher Hollot as Interim Dean of the College of Engineering, effective December 1, 2012.
December 3rd, 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
January 24th, 2012
The search committee for Dean of the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences has identified Interim Dean Robert Feldman as a finalist. Dr. Feldman will meet with Heads & Chairs, Staff and Faculty in Campus Center 162-175 on February 1, 2012.
Finalists for the Position of Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Dean of the Graduate School AnnouncedJanuary 20th, 2012
The search committee for Vice Provost for Graduate Education and Dean of the Graduate School have identified two finalists, John McCarthy, Distinguished University Professor and Special Assistant to the Provost, and Elizabeth Dumont, Professor of Biology and Director of the Graduate Program in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology.
January 17th, 2012
To: Center and Institute Directors
From: Provost James V. Staros
Vice Chancellor Michael F. Malone
cc: Chancellor Robert C. Holub
Deans, Department Heads and Chairs, Faculty
Faculty Senate Secretary Ernest D. May and the Rules Committee
Loren W. Walker, Director of Research Development
Bryan C. Harvey, Associate Provost
Date: January 13, 2012
Subj. : Evaluation of Centers and Institutes