News Digest

2014 Distinguished University Professors

The title of Distinguished University Professor was recently conferred on four faculty members. Please join us in congratulating:

  • Inderjit Chopra, Aerospace Engineering
  • James Drake, Physics
  • Sylvester James Gates, Physics
  • Jeffrey C. Herf, History

2014-15 Distinguished Scholar Teachers

The Distinguished Scholar Teacher Award honors senior faculty who combine outstanding scholarly accomplishment with excellence in teaching. Please join us in congratulating:

  • Jonathan Auerbach, English
  • Jude Cassidy, Psychology
  • Gilad Chen, Smith School of Business
  • Sarah Eno, Physics
  • Reza Ghodssi, Electrical and Computer Engineering / ISR
  • Alan Jay Kaufman, Geology

Keeping Our Faculties

UMD ADVANCE announces a call for participation in the Keeping our Faculties program, a year-long mutual mentoring seminar designed to enhance the professional growth of early-career women faculty. Click here for more information.

Advancing Faculty Diversity

UMD ADVANCE, the Office of Diversity & Inclusion, and the Office for Faculty Affairs are pleased to announce this call for the Advancing Faculty Diversity Program, a year-long career development and leadership training program for UMD tenure-track faculty of color. Click here for more information.