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Notices of Proposed Regulations Amendments

Published: Nov 9th, 2020

Notices
of Proposed Regulations Amendments

UF-2.004 – Use of
University Space

UF-2.016 –
Camping, Fishing, and Hunting on Campus Prohibited

UF-4.006 –
Commercial Activity; Selling Merchandise, Activities Involving Off-Campus Vendors

UF-4.040 – Student Honor Code and Student Conduct Code and Notice of Regulations Repeal

UF-2.005 – Use of University Facilities: Outdoor Areas

UF-2.008 – Use of University Facilities: Instructional Space: Use of P.K. Yonge Developmental Research School Facilities and Grounds

UF-2.012    Use of University Facilities and Services: Charges for Use and Admissions Charges

6C1-2.0161 University of Florida: Banner Policy

6C1-2.0163 Finance and […]

College of Journalism and Communications Interim Dean Appointment

Published: Nov 5th, 2020

Joseph Glover, Provost and Senior Vice President

I
am pleased to announced that Spiro Kiousis, executive associate dean of the
University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications, has been
appointed interim dean effective Jan. 1, 2021.

Diane
McFarlin will retire at the end of the year after eight years as dean. Hub
Brown, associate dean and associate professor at the Newhouse School of Public
Communications at Syracuse University, was named last week to succeed her
effective July 1.

Spiro
is a professor of public relations. Previously, he served as chair of the
Department […]

Dean of the College of Journalism & Communications Appointment

Published: Oct 30th, 2020

Joseph Glover, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

I am pleased to announce that Hub Brown, associate dean and
associate professor at the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse
University, has been named dean of the University of Florida College of
Journalism and Communications.

Professor Brown will assume his new position on July 1,
2021. He succeeds Diane McFarlin, who will retire at the end of this year after
having served eight years in that role.

Professor Brown currently serves as associate dean for
research, creativity, international initiatives […]

Colleen Koch, M.D., M.S., M.B.A., named Dean of the College of Medicine

Published: Oct 30th, 2020

David R. Nelson, M.D., Senior Vice President for Health Affairs, UF &

President, UF Health

Dear
Colleagues:

I
am pleased to announce that Colleen G. Koch, M.D., M.S., M.B.A., chair
of the department of anesthesiology and critical care medicine at Johns
Hopkins Medicine and anesthesiologist-in-chief of The Johns Hopkins
Hospital, has been named dean of the University of
Florida College of Medicine. She will begin her new
role Jan. 10.

The
UF College of Medicine, Florida’s highest-ranked medical school and No. 18
among all public medical schools in the country, is the largest […]

Dr. Adrian Tyndall appointed associate vice president

Published: Oct 27th, 2020

David R. Nelson, M.D., Senior Vice President for Health Affairs, UF President, UF Health

We are very pleased to announce
the appointment of Adrian Tyndall, M.D., M.P.H., to a new, system-level role as
associate vice president for strategic and academic affairs for UF Health, a
position that sits in the Office of the Senior Vice President for Health
Affairs and has responsibilities that extend across the enterprise. In
addition, he will continue to serve as chair of the UF College of Medicine’s
department of emergency medicine.

Over the […]

Distance Learning Fees / Dates and Deadlines

Published: Oct 26th, 2020

W. Andrew McCollough, Associate Provost for Teaching and Technology

Applications to request Distance Learning Fees for the spring 2021 term is now being accepted through PeopleSoft.  All departmental applications should be submitted no later than Wednesday November 4 and Dean’s approval is required by Tuesday November 10.

(Reminder, DL Fees applications are required each semester for all
courses as they are not carried over.)

Policy, course eligibility and the process for applying and
implementing a distance learning fee for a course is available here:  http://tnt.aa.ufl.edu/policies/

International Education Week 2020: “Global Gators Take Action!”

Published: Oct 12th, 2020

Leonardo A. Villalón, Dean, International Center

November 16 – 20 will mark the celebration of International
Education Week on the UF campus

Under the theme “Global Gators Take Action!” the
University of Florida is pleased to once again celebrate International
Education Week (IEW).  International
Education Week is a joint annual initiative of the U.S. Department of State’s
Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and the U.S. Department of
Education.  It provides
an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and
exchange worldwide.

At a time when US academic institutions face enormous challenges
to working internationally, the current realities also underline […]

Search for UF/IFAS Dean for Extension and Director, Florida Cooperative Extension Service

Published: Oct 12th, 2020

J. Scott Angle, Vice President for Agriculture and Natural Resources

I am pleased to announce the search
committee for UF/IFAS Dean for Extension and Director, Florida Cooperative
Extension Service.

Dr. Elaine Turner, dean of the
College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, will serve as chair of the
committee. Audrey Gainey, director of talent acquisition and onboarding, UF
Human Resources, will serve as the search consultant for the committee.

The search committee includes the
following:

Chimay Anunma, Dean and
Professor, College of Design, Construction and Planning
Marcus Boston, County Extension Director and Extension Agent […]

Spring 2021 Textbook Adoptions

Published: Oct 8th, 2020

Joseph Glover, Provost and Senior Vice President

The
textbook adoption system for spring 2021 is now available to faculty and
departments to submit their textbook adoptions and materials requirements.  Please visit http://www.textadoption.ufl.edu/ to
enter spring 2021 adoptions. 

In
order to facilitate timely ordering of materials by the UF Bookstore, please
submit adoptions, by October 26, 2020.

The
deadline for spring 2021 adoptions is November
21, 2020 for compliance with Florida Statutes.

Knowledge
of course textbook and materials requirements helps students balance their
course loads based on reading demands and financial needs – including […]

Search for Dean of the College of Journalism & Communications

Published: Sep 30th, 2020

Joseph Glover, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

The
Search Committee for the Dean of the College of Journalism and Communications
has selected three
finalists who will be visiting the campus during October:

Battinto L. Batts, Jr., Ph.D., currently Director of
Journalism Strategies at the Scripps Howard Foundation, will visit campus
October 1-2, 2020.

Aminda (Mindy) Marques Gonzalez, currently President &
Publisher/Executive Editor at the Miami Herald, will visit campus October 5-6,
2020

Hubert (Hub) Brown, currently Associate Dean for Research,
Creativity, International Initiatives and Diversity, The S.I. Newhouse School
of Public Communications, […]