October 15, 2018   TO:  UNCG Faculty and Staff RE: Candidates for Dean of School of Health and Human Sciences Open Forums The Dean of Health and Human Sciences Search Committee and the Provost recently held confidential in-person interviews with semi-finalists for the position and selected four finalists to visit campus.  I encourage you to participate in […]

September 28, 2018 MEMORANDUM To:  UNCG Faculty RE: Dr. Samantha Raynor Please join me in welcoming Dr. Samantha Raynor to the Office of the Provost.  In her new role as Assistant Vice Provost for Student Success Initiatives, Samantha will have continued responsibility as the Co-PI and Site Coordinator for the Gates Foundation funded Frontier Set […]

September 25, 2018 MEMORANDUM TO: All Faculty RE: Classroom Emergency Preparedness Script I’ve attached a suggested emergency preparedness script developed by our Office of Emergency Management.  This is a useful resource for you in the classroom and I strongly recommend you share this information with students in your current classes, as well as at the beginning of classes in the […]

September 19, 2018 MEMORANDUM To: Department Heads/Chairs RE: UNCG Faculty Credentialing and Verification Policy Update Attached is an update to UNCG’s Faculty Credentialing and Verification Policy. The policy has been revised to include a definition of the term, “Instructor of Record” (lOR).  You will also note in the “Process” section of this revised policy an […]

September 14, 2018 MEMORANDUM TO:  UNCG Faculty RE: 2019 UNC System Faculty Fellows Request for Nominations Please see the attached 2019 UNC System Faculty Fellows request for nominations.   Please note that all applications require a statement of endorsement by your department head/chair, dean, or provost. All nominations should be submitted to Terry Riocci in my […]

2019 Honorary Degree Nominations – Deadline Wednesday, November 7, 2018 The Committee on Honorary Degrees invites you to identify people who would be good candidates for honorary degrees to be granted at the 2019 commencement or subsequent commencements. The purpose for awarding honorary degrees includes the following: To recognize individuals who demonstrate extraordinary achievement over […]

Provost Dunn and the Board of Governors/Alumni Teaching Excellence Awards Committee invite members of the UNCG community to nominate individuals for the 2018-2019 Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Teaching, or for one of three Alumni Teaching Excellence Awards described below. Recipients of these awards receive an honorarium and university-wide or, in the case […]