Note from the Chair: Please join me at Commencement

April 10, 2017

To: UNC General Faculty From: Chair of the Faculty Bruce Cairns & Faculty Marshal Terry Rhodes Dear UNC Faculty Colleagues: We write to remind you to join us for the joyous events of Commencement Weekend 2017 on Saturday, May 13 … Continued

2017 Faculty Elections Guide now available

March 30, 2017

On April 7, 2017, all members of the Voting Faculty will receive a unique ballot link to vote in the 2017 faculty elections. To help faculty make an informed choice, Shari Neal, our administrative support associate, has compiled information from all of … Continued

Nominations for the 2017 Thomas Jefferson Award now open

March 19, 2017

February 27, 2017 Dear colleagues, The Office of Faculty Governance, on behalf of the Committee on Honorary Degrees and Special Awards, is now accepting nominations for the University’s 2017 Thomas Jefferson Award. This award, established in 1961, is given annually to “that … Continued

Summary of actions from February Faculty Council

March 19, 2017

The Faculty Council considered the following actions on February 24, 2017: Resolution 2017-3. On Authorizing the Titles “Teaching Assistant Professor” and “Teaching Associate Professor” for Fixed-Term Faculty recommends that the Board of Trustees add the titles “Teaching Assistant Professor” and “Teaching … Continued

Join us for Coffee with the Candidates

March 6, 2017

Join the 2017 Chair of the Faculty Candidates Leslie Parise and Lloyd Kramer for a meet and greet in the Pleasants Family Assembly Room at Wilson Library. The morning breakfast reception will take place on March 29, 2017, at 9:30 … Continued