Faculty Council meets on February 14, 2020

February 13, 2020

The Faculty Council meets this Friday, February 14, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. in Kerr Hall room 2001. The agenda is available online. Highlights include: Professor John McGowan will be presented with the University’s Thomas Jefferson Award; Three faculty members who … Continued

Candidates for Chair of the Faculty announced

February 6, 2020

The Advisory Committee is charged with nominating candidates for Chair of the Faculty. They have selected two candidates to run for the position in the 2020 Faculty Election: Mimi Chapman and Joy Renner. Mimi Chapman is a Professor of Social … Continued

Faculty Council meets on January 17, 2020

January 17, 2020

Faculty Council meets Friday,January 17, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. in Kerr Hall, room 2001, in the Eshelman School of Pharmacy. The agenda is available here. Faculty Council members are encouraged to arrive at 2:30 p.m. for refreshments in the lobby. … Continued

UNC faculty and staff statements on the BOG’s Silent Sam settlement

January 9, 2020

The Faculty Council, academic departments, schools and other UNC-Chapel Hill campus constituents have released thoughtful statements opposing the UNC Board of Governors’ settlement on the disposition of the Confederate statue with the North Carolina Sons of Confederate Veterans, especially the … Continued

Chair of the Faculty’s remarks on BOG statue settlement

December 12, 2019

At the December 6, 2019 Meeting of the Faculty Council and General Faculty, Chair of the Faculty Lloyd Kramer gave the following remarks about the recently announced Board of Governors’ agreement on the Confederate monument known as “Silent Sam.”   … Continued

Faculty invited to attend Winter Commencement 2019

November 25, 2019

Dear Colleagues, I invite you to attend the mid-year commencement ceremony with me. Winter Commencement will take place on Sunday, December 15, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. at the Dean E. Smith Center. Faculty members are strongly encouraged to join the … Continued

Call for nominations for 2020 O. Max Gardner Award

November 15, 2019

Dear Faculty Colleagues, The Office of Faculty Governance, on behalf of the Committee on Honorary Degrees and Special Awards, is now accepting nominations for the 2020 O. Max Gardner Award through November 25, 2019. The award, established in 1947 by … Continued