July 1, 2019: UO names John Weber as new JSMA executive director

July 1, 2019 – The founding director of the Institute of Arts and Sciences at UC-Santa Cruz will take over on Oct. 1, 2019.

June 10, 2019: Mark Watson named interim dean of UO Libraries

June 10, 2019 – With Adriene Lim stepping down as dean of Libraries in July, Mark Watson will step in as interim dean until a new permanent head of Libraries is named.

June 10, 2019: 2019 Faculty Promotions

June 10, 2019 – The list of tenure-track and non-tenure-track faculty members who received promotion and tenure during the 2018-19 academic year.

May 28, 2019: Dean Adriene Lim of the UO Libraries will step down in July

May 28, 2019 – This message about the departure of Adriene Lim, dean of Libraries and Philip H. Knight Chair, was sent by Provost Banavar to faculty and staff in the UO Libraries.

May 21, 2019: 2019 Institutional Hiring Plan Released

May 21, 2019 – The provost releases the 2019 Institutional Hiring Plan (IHP) to authorize tenure-track faculty searches. The IHP represents a focus on the university’s most strategic and important goals around research and teaching.

May 21, 2019: Spring term 2019 academic policies: course planning, grading, and exams

May 21, 2019

Dear Colleagues,

This message is to remind you of a number of academic policies that may affect your course planning, grading, and exam schedules for spring 2019. This message covers the following topics:

April 23, 2019: Update on GTFF Bargaining

April 22, 2019 – This message was sent to all UO faculty members by the provost to update them on GTFF bargaining.

April 17, 2019: Apply now for the UO Summer Teaching Institute

The Office of the Provost, Teaching Engagement Program, and the UO Libraries invite you to participate in the second-ever UO Summer Teaching Institute, a banner event that will convene faculty for an intensive, four-day focus on teaching June 18-21, 2019.

April 4, 2019: Spring 2019 Journal Club Meetings

The Science Teaching Journal Club invites you to participate in our ninth year of weekly gatherings. Our meetings feature lively, structured discussions of books, articles from the science teaching research literature, and periodic small-scale teaching experiments. We encourage participants from all ranks and disciplines to join the whole series or stop by for a specific conversation. This group provides a wonderful space to learn about, discuss and develop new ideas about teaching.

April 3, 2019: Message from Provost Banavar

April 3, 2019 - Dear friends, As you saw in President Schill’s earlier message, I am stepping down from my position as provost at the University of Oregon, effective July 1.