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Notice of Changes in Proposed Regulation Amendment and Notice of Change in Comment Period

Published: Mar 3rd, 2017

Jamie Lewis Keith, Vice President, General Counsel and University Secretary

Notice of Changes in Proposed Regulation Amendment and Notice of Change in Comment Period – UF-1.0101 University of Florida; Policy for Dealing with Conduct in Research

The above Notice of Changes in Proposed Regulation Amendment and Notice of Change in Comment Period have been published on the University’s official website at http://regulations.ufl.edu.

Thank you.

Notice of Withdrawal of Proposed Regulation Amendment

Published: Feb 28th, 2017

Jamie Lewis Keith, Vice President, General Counsel and University Secretary

UF-6.019 Eligibility for Expanded Foods and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)

Attached is a copy of the Notice of Withdrawal of Proposed Regulation Amendment that has been published on the University’s official website at: http://regulations.ufl.edu.

Assistant Vice President for Technology Commercialization and Director of the Office for Technology Licensing appointment

Published: Feb 28th, 2017

Dr. David Norton, Vice President for Research

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jim O’Connell as Assistant Vice President for Technology Commercialization and Director of the Office for Technology Licensing at the University of Florida effective April 10. He will assume the responsibilities current held by David Day who will be retiring this year. Mr. O’Connell will oversee the Office of Technology Licensing (OTL) program and be responsible for the Sid Martin Biosciences Institute and for the Florida Innovation Hub. […]

2017 Lobbying Policy

Published: Feb 27th, 2017

Jane Adams, Vice President, University Relations

The 2017 Florida legislative session will begin on March 7, and there are new rules that will change the way we represent the University of Florida’s interests before members of the Florida House of Representatives and the Florida Senate.

It is important that all UF faculty and staff be aware of the existing, as well as new laws and rules that govern their communication with elected officials and their staffs. These include important restrictions on lobbying activity […]

Summer and Fall 2017 Textbook Adoptions

Published: Feb 27th, 2017

Joseph Glover, Provost and Senior Vice President

The textbook adoption system for Summer and Fall 2017 is now available to faculty and departments to submit their Summer and Fall 2017 textbook adoptions and materials requirements. Please visit http://www.textadoption.ufl.edu/ to enter Summer and Fall 2017 adoptions.

The deadline for Summer and Fall 2017 adoptions is March 27, 2017. This date coincides with the beginning of advance registration and when students can view their course textbook and materials requirements. This information is […]

Fulbright Awareness Month 2017

Published: Feb 20th, 2017

Leonardo Villalón, Dean, UF International Center

The International Center is pleased to announce that we will again celebrate Fulbright Awareness Month, March 10 to April 10, 2017. In collaboration with the UF Fulbright Lectures Committee, UF Honors, the Graduate School and the North Florida Fulbright Alumni Association, multiple activities for students, scholars,
faculty and staff will provide opportunities to learn about the Fulbright application process, and to hear about the experiences of past Fulbright scholars and students.

Additionally this year, information sessions for […]

Notice of Proposed Regulation Amendments

Published: Feb 17th, 2017

Vice President. General Counsel and University Secretary

UF-1.0101 Policy for Dealing with Conduct in Research
UF-1.0104 University of Florida Ethics Policy
UF-1.100 General Personnel Policy
UF-2.004 Use of University Facilities; Definitions; Priorities in Use; General Restrictions on Use
UF-2.020 Food Service on Campus
UF-2.021 Animals Not Allowed in Buildings
UF-3.007 Traffic & Parking: Parking Registration
UF-3.020 Procurement
UF-3.037 Registration and Student Fees
UF-3.045 University Support Personnel System (USPS) Predetermination and Arbitration Appeal Procedures for Employees with Permanent Status
UF-3.050 Finance and Administration; University Support Personnel System and Technical, Executive, Administrative, and Managerial Support Staff Performance Appraisal
UF-3.054 Appointment, Technical, Executive, Administrative, and Managerial Support and University […]

New Office of Clinical Research

Published: Feb 16th, 2017

Dr. David S. Guzick, UF Senior Vice President for Health Affairs and President, UF Health
Dr. David P. Norton, Vice President for Research
Dr. Michael L. Good, Dean of the College of Medicine
Dr. David R. Nelson, Assistant Vice President for Research and Director, Clinical and Translational Science Institute

As part of our shared commitment to supporting the university’s clinical research mission, we are pleased to announce that the UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute will launch two initiatives this month to streamline processes, reduce redundancy […]

UF-City of Gainesville Research Awards

Published: Feb 14th, 2017

Charlie Lane, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

The Office of the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer is pleased to announce that it is awarding a total of $250,000 in research awards to faculty who are interested in proposing studies and/or pilot programs to address pressing issues within the City of Gainesville.

During 2016, the university completed a Strategic Development Plan to support UF’s status as a preeminent university and lay the groundwork for a new partnership between UF […]

Assistant Provost and Director of Institutional Planning and Research

Published: Feb 7th, 2017

Joseph Glover, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

After more than 10 years of service, Marie Zeglen has announced her intention to retire in Summer 2017 from her position as Assistant Provost and Director of Institutional Planning and Research. Accordingly, we have launched a search for her successor.

Reporting to the Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, the Assistant Provost and Director of Institutional Planning and Research has the overall responsibility for the Office of Institutional […]