As Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs, Robert Granfield is the senior executive officer responsible to the Provost for all matters pertaining to UB’s faculty. He and his staff help facilitate a culture of faculty excellence at the university in the areas of research, teaching, and service. The primary duties of the Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs include coordinating the university’s promotion and tenure process; welcoming and orienting new faculty to UB; assisting deans, department chairs, and faculty with issues associated with hiring and retention; building programs to orient new department chairs and improve their management skills; facilitating the nomination process for national, internal, and SUNY awards; and partnering with the Vice Provost for Equity and Inclusion to develop proactive strategies for enhancing faculty diversity.
Date: February 5 (continuing first Wednesday in March, April, May)
Time: 8:30 - 9:30 a.m
Location: 567 Capen Hall, North Campus
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A joint introductory meeting for the full spring cohort to get to know each other and the track coordinators will be held from 10 - 11 am on Friday, January 31 in 567 Capen Hall.
More information about the Academy Fellowship as well as the curricular outlines for the spring semester can be found here.
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
This session is presented by Sharon Mitchell, Senior Director of Student Wellness. Sharon is also the President for the Association for University and College Center Directors (AUCCCD).
The application deadline for most awards is August 1. The next full Core competition, for academic year 2020-2021, will open in February 2019