News Digest

2014 Distinguished University Professors

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

  • Inderjit Chopra, Aerospace Engineering
  • James Drake, Physics
  • Sylvester James Gates, Physics
  • Jeffrey C. Herf, History
  • Christopher Jarzynski, Chemistry & Biochemistry
  • Ingmar Prucha, Economics
  • Dianne P. O’Leary, Computer Science

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

Fall Orientations

New and recently appointed faculty, please join us at New Faculty Orientation Tuesday, August 26 in the Stamp Student Union. If you haven't already, please RSVP here.

The New Administrators Orientation for new academic unit administrators will be held Thursday, August 28, 2014. Please contact faculty@umd.edu if you have questions.