UF All Access course materials program provides first-day access to all course materials
Published: January 8, 2019 8:10 am
UF’s All Access textbook program continues to expand for spring 2019, with more than 160 courses participating across the university.
University committee nominations for fall 2019 due Jan. 31
Published: December 4, 2018 8:10 am
Each year, UF offers faculty the opportunity to participate in its governance through various university Presidential Committees, Joint Committees, Faculty Senate Committees and Faculty Senate Councils.
Financial transparency portals make budget, expenditures information more accessible
Published: December 4, 2018 8:05 am
With support from the Office of the Chief Financial Officer, the University Faculty Senate Budget Council has been working to make financial information regarding college and support unit budgets and expenditures more accessible to UF faculty, staff and the public.
Through new faculty hires, the College of the Arts seeks to define the role of the arts in higher ed, society
Published: November 13, 2018 8:30 am
Through a unique hiring process, UF’s College of the Arts recently called on college faculty and staff to develop a unified vision for the hiring of 19 new faculty members.
A case for not being too hard on oneself?
Published: October 30, 2018 7:35 am
New research from UF’s Warrington College of Business suggests that perfectionism — a quality often perceived as beneficial — might be detrimental to your personal and professional prosperity.
Strategic Communications Academy celebrates graduates, opens registration for 2019
Published: October 16, 2018 8:10 am
On Sept. 18, the SCA wrapped up its second year with UF faculty and staff delivering strategic communications campaigns and TED-style presentations.
UFIT resources page for new and existing faculty
Published: October 16, 2018 8:00 am
UF Information Technology (UFIT) recently created a website where new and existing faculty can easily learn about and access IT resources to support their teaching and research life at UF.
Experience UF helps new faculty, professional staff connect with university and community
Published: October 2, 2018 8:25 am
For the first time, this year’s cohort of incoming faculty and professional staff (at the assistant director level and above) are being supported through their transition to UF with help from a new program called Experience UF.
Blount named Woman of the Year in Agriculture by Florida Commissioner of Agriculture
Published: October 2, 2018 7:55 am
Ann Blount, a forage breeder at the IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center in Quincy for 30 years, was recently named Woman of the Year in Agriculture for 2019 by the Commissioner of Agriculture.
Faculty referee process, Dossier among enhancements introduced with Interfolio implementation
Published: September 18, 2018 8:20 am
As the university continues its efforts to increase its faculty numbers through the Faculty 500 initiative, faculty and administrators throughout the university rely on the time and assistance of faculty colleagues around the world who provide confidential letters of recommendation. UF’s implementation of Interfolio should make this task easier for these referees.