Topic: Administration

The proposed revision to the tenure process intends to make tenure reviews more consistent with the process of peer institutions.

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Faculty discuss revisions to tenure process

November 6, 2019 0 comments

Faculty members discussed requiring additional recommendation letters for the University’s tenure review process at Tuesday’s faculty meeting.

The DIOB suggested that the University provide greater transparency in its data collection for its diversity and inclusion initiatives and praised Brown for diversifying its graduate student and faculty populations.

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DIOB issues annual memo to aid University diversity, inclusion goals

September 27, 2019 1 comment

The Diversity and Inclusion Oversight Board released its annual memo to the Brown community earlier this month — making public their recommendations to sustain and further the University’s progress on goals detailed in its Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan.

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Undergraduate Council of Students’ program keeps students on leave connected to campus

March 1, 2019 1 comment

The inaugural leavetaking peer program is working to help students maintain a connection to campus while on leave this semester.

Galen ’20: Divestment is the only responsible option

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Galen ’20: Divestment is the only responsible option

March 1, 2019 1 comment

The university recently announced plans  to aim for net-zero carbon emissions by 2040, with a 75 percent reduction below current levels by 2025. Brown’s net-zero goals are a great improvement – but by no means exceptional, given the scope of the ecological crisis facing our planet.

Kim ’19, Schuetz ’19.5: Reflecting on leavetaking at Brown

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Kim ’19, Schuetz ’19.5: Reflecting on leavetaking at Brown

December 7, 2018 0 comments

Despite these differences, all these schools are coming to embrace  a shared understanding of the importance of centering student voices — which will hopefully manifest in more opportunities for us to make leavetaking more accessible and less prohibitive here at Brown.

School of Public Health appoints inaugural associate dean for research

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School of Public Health appoints inaugural associate dean for research

April 25, 2018 0 comments

On April 10, Professor of Epidemiology David Savitz was announced as the inaugural associate dean for research for the School of Public Health in a community-wide email.

Jill Pipher, Vice President for Research.

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Jill Pipher tapped as new vice president for research

September 13, 2017 0 comments

On July 1, Professor of Mathematics Jill Pipher became the new vice president for research for the University.

University releases first DIAP progress report

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University releases first DIAP progress report

March 10, 2017 0 comments

The University released its first annual Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan report Thursday, discussing its progress on diversity and inclusion initiatives

Staff climate survey prompts U. response

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Staff climate survey prompts U. response

March 2, 2017 4 comments

The results of the spring 2016 staff climate survey have prompted responses and re-evaluation of faculty-staff relations from the University

Campbell named next dean of grad school

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Campbell named next dean of grad school

April 5, 2016 5 comments

Andrew Campbell, associate professor of medical science, has been appointed as the next dean of the Graduate School, wrote Provost Richard Locke P’17.