Topic: Faculty

Poll: First-years come prepared for academic success

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Poll: First-years come prepared for academic success

April 24, 2013 0 comments
This article is part of the series Spring 2013 Faculty Poll

Professors said Brown first-years are consistently equipped to adapt to college learning.

Poll: Faculty members name Graduate School as preferred U. priority

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Poll: Faculty members name Graduate School as preferred U. priority

April 24, 2013 0 comments
This article is part of the series Spring 2013 Faculty Poll

Over 15 percent of the faculty said financial aid should be prioritized, a Herald poll indicated.

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Majority of faculty approves of Paxson

April 18, 2013 0 comments
This article is part of the series Spring 2013 Faculty Poll

The faculty approved of Paxson’s leadership at a higher rate than it did the Corporation’s.

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Faculty promotion process revised

April 3, 2013 0 comments

Associate professors may now stand for promotion after seven years instead of waiting 10 years.

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Faculty discuss criteria for full professorship

March 20, 2013 0 comments

Revising promotion standards for professors is the last step in U. tenure procedure overhaul.

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U. may boost aid for employees’ children

March 15, 2013 0 comments

In a recent evaluation of 19 institutions, Brown ranked lowest for tuition assistance.

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Most faculty committee posts to remain uncompensated

March 14, 2013 0 comments

A rejected proposal sought to combat faculty committees’ struggle to attract members

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Tuition hikes could harm diversity, provost says

March 6, 2013 1 comment

The faculty meeting also addressed University child care and the search for a Med School dean.

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Faculty votes unanimously for improved benefits

February 6, 2013 0 comments

The University has lagged behind peers in providing retirement and tuition assistance for faculty.

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Committee looks to diversify, retain faculty with recruitment and support

January 28, 2013 0 comments
This article is part of the series Planning in Progress

Policy proposals include improved research assistance and recognition.