Topic: Faculty

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Faculty approves cybersecurity program

March 4, 2015 0 comments

Administrators and faculty members also discussed renovations to the Sciences Library and the University’s budget deficit at a Tuesday faculty meeting.

A joint proposal: married to teaching, teaching while married

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A joint proposal: married to teaching, teaching while married

February 13, 2015 0 comments

“He’s the best valentine,” Cooper Nelson said. “Valentines need to stick together.”

Associate Professor of Computer Science and department vice chair Thomas Doeppner and Madeline Day Price ’15 prepare for Friday’s performance.

Arts & Culture

Professors take to floor for dance-off

February 6, 2015 0 comments

Seven professors, each paired with a student dancer, will perform Friday at Dancing with the Profs after over a semester of dance lessons and rehearsals.

University News

Faculty endorses tie to Holy Cross ROTC program

February 4, 2015 1 comment

Faculty members voted 35-29 in favor of developing new partnerships with Navy ROTC and Air Force ROTC units based at the Holy Cross.

“It’s time to look at the world around me in addition to Brown,” said Sheila Blumstein, professor of cognitive, linguistic and psychological sciences, as she chooses to dedicate more time to research than teaching.

Science & Research

Sheila Blumstein, former interim U. president, to enter phased retirement

January 29, 2015 3 comments

Sheila Blumstein, who served in administrative roles including interim president, will enter a phased retirement effective July 1.

Cohort tenure rate drops 20 percentage points

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Cohort tenure rate drops 20 percentage points

November 7, 2014 0 comments

The University’s cohort tenure rate has declined 20 percent, from 81 percent for those hired in 1999-2000 to 61 percent for those hired in 2005-06.

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Faculty, Paxson discuss response to Ray Kelly report

October 8, 2014 6 comments

Faculty members and administrators debated the University’s response to the Reports on the Events of October 29 at Tuesday’s faculty meeting.

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U. newsletter features faculty research conducted on sabbatical

September 22, 2014 0 comments

The Office of the Dean of the Faculty released the Brown Sabbatical Research Newsletter, a publication showcasing research pursued by faculty members.

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Faculty discuss research, diversity

September 3, 2014 0 comments

Free speech, diversity and research emerged as key issues for faculty during this academic year at Tuesday’s faculty meeting.

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U. to change dept. names, expand professional programs

April 2, 2014 4 comments

Faculty members unanimously passed a motion to rename the Department of Geological Sciences at a faculty meeting Tuesday.