Faculty Council to meet January 12

January 8, 2018

Faculty Council is scheduled to meet this Friday, January 12, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. in Kerr Hall, room 1001, in the Eshelman School of Pharmacy. A tentative agenda is available here. Faculty Council members are encouraged to arrive at 2:30 p.m. for … Continued

New Year’s greetings from the Chair of the Faculty

December 30, 2017

December 29, 2017 Dear Faculty Colleagues, As we welcome 2018, I want to wish everyone a peaceful and productive new year. I also want to reflect on recent activities of faculty governance and thank the many faculty who volunteer their … Continued

Office of Faculty Governance launches new Faculty Handbook

December 19, 2017

The Office of Faculty Governance has recently launched the second version of the online Faculty Handbook. This latest version was redesigned to match the look of the new Faculty Governance website, to improve search functionality and to improve readability. Despite the … Continued

Now accepting nominations for 2019 Honorary Degrees

December 13, 2017

Dear colleagues, The Office of Faculty Governance, on behalf of the Committee on Honorary Degrees and Special Awards, is now accepting candidates for UNC honorary degrees to be awarded at the 2019 May Commencement ceremony. A maximum of five of these … Continued

Summary of actions for December 2017

December 11, 2017

The General Faculty and Faculty Council met on December 8, 2017, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Kerr 1001. A summary of actions follows: The General Faculty and the Faculty Council unanimously passed Resolution 2017-14. On Protecting Free Speech, which … Continued

2017 Winter Commencement details

December 4, 2017

Dear Colleagues, Carolina’s mid-year commencement ceremony will be held on Sunday, December 17, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. at the Dean E. Smith Center. Faculty members are strongly encouraged to join the processional with or without regalia. Following Carolina’s tradition of highlighting … Continued

Faculty Commons survey results now available

November 27, 2017

By Vin Steponaitis, Secretary of the Faculty The Office of Faculty Governance (OFG) recently surveyed the faculty to gauge satisfaction with the use of the Anne Queen Faculty Commons in the Campus Y building. The survey was sent on September … Continued

Now accepting 2018 O. Max Gardner Award nominations

November 17, 2017

The Office of Faculty Governance, on behalf of the Committee on Honorary Degrees and Special Awards, is now accepting nominations for the system-wide 2018 O. Max Gardner Award. The award goes to “that member of the faculty of the Consolidated University of North … Continued