Open Access Task Force to hold forum 4/22

March 27, 2014

The Open Access Task Force will be holding an expert forum to learn about the rights-retention policies that have been adopted by faculty at several peer institutions in recent years. Such policies typically ensure that faculty have the legal rights … Continued

Faculty elections to be held April 14-21

March 27, 2014

The 2014 Faculty Elections will be conducted by electronic survey from April 14-21.  All members of the Voting Faculty will receive their individualized, unique ballot by email early Monday morning, April 14th. The ballot email will carry the subject line … Continued

Chair of the Faculty candidates profiled in Gazette

March 21, 2014

Faculty members will vote next month to choose a new chair of the faculty to succeed Jan Boxill, who will complete her term June 30. Two veteran faculty members, Bruce Cairns and Andrew Perrin, are running for the faculty leadership … Continued

Chair’s comments to the BOT, 1/22/14

January 24, 2014

Below are Chair of the Faculty Jan Boxill’s comments to the Board of Trustees on January 22, 2014. Good Afternoon. We were all hoping that 2014 would bring a resolution to move forward in our continuing effort to correct the … Continued

Faculty Governance seeking graduate assistant, spring 2014

December 13, 2013

Faculty Governance Graduate Research Assistant, spring 2014 Description: The Office of Faculty Governance is seeking a UNC-Chapel Hill graduate student assistant for the spring 2014 semester. The graduate student will assist the Executive Assistant and the Faculty Welfare Committee with … Continued

Blue Ram extends fall hours

September 9, 2013

The Blue Ram convenience store, located in the lower level of the Campus Y, offers a variety of snacks, coffee, cold beverages, microwavable options and many other useful items. Beginning Sept. 3, Blue Ram’s fall hours of operation will be … Continued

MOOC forum to be held for faculty

September 9, 2013

UNC-Chapel Hill launched its first massive open online course (MOOC) on the Coursera platform on September 2. Four additional UNC Coursera courses are planned to open in the coming year. In order to keep faculty informed about this new initiative, an open … Continued

Anne Queen Faculty Commons coffee hours resume

August 21, 2013

Coffee hours in the Anne Queen Faculty Commons resumed on Tuesday, August 20th and will continue until the end of the Spring semester on weekdays from 9-11am (except on University holidays). Faculty are welcome to enjoy freshly brewed Starbucks coffee, … Continued