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Annual Fraud Awareness Reminder

Published: Jul 2nd, 2021

Olga Weider, Assistant Vice President and University Controller

The University of Florida is committed to fostering an organizational culture where risk management structures are established to prevent and detect fraud.  Fraud is defined as an intentional misrepresentation or concealment of a material fact for the purpose of obtaining a benefit that would not otherwise be received, or inducement of another to act upon the intentional misrepresentation or concealment to his or her detriment (Board of Governors Regulation 3.003)

As UF employees, we are all […]

Interim Vice President for Enrollment Management and Associate Provost

Published: Jun 2nd, 2021

Joseph Glover, Provost and
Senior Vice President

I am pleased to announce that
Tammy Aagard, Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management in the
Division of Enrollment Management, has been appointed as interim vice president
effective June 5, 2021.

Tammy oversees the offices of
admissions, student financial aid and scholarships and UF Online enrollment
services. She served as the functional lead for a multi-million-dollar
implementation of a UF student information system (Oracle Campus Solutions) in
addition to leading the implementation of numerous supporting technologies
(customer relationship management (CRM), UX technologies, data
warehousing/reporting and more).

UF’s […]

Faculty Athletics Representative

Published: May 20th, 2021

Kent Fuchs, President

Christopher Janelle, professor and associate dean for academic and student affairs in the College of Health and Human Performance, has been appointed as the UF NCAA Faculty Athletics Representative (FAR), effective July 1.  

Christopher Janelle,
professor and associate dean for academic and student affairs in the College of
Health and Human Performance, has been appointed as the UF NCAA Faculty
Athletics Representative (FAR), effective July 1.  

Professor Janelle will
replace Michael Sagas, professor and interim chair of the Department of Sport
Management in the College […]

Vice President for Enrollment Management and Associate Provost

Published: May 20th, 2021

Joseph Glover, Provost and Senior Vice President

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Mary G. Parker,
Ed.D. as Vice President for Enrollment Management and Associate Provost effective
August 2, 2021. Dr. Parker is a proven leader with 29 years of experience in
strategic enrollment management. She has served as the Vice President of
Enrollment Management at Kent State University since 2019, and previously as
the Associate Vice President of Enrollment Management at the University of Utah
since 2011. Dr. Parker’s Impressive track record of developing and implementing
enrollment […]

Olga Weider Appointed as Assistant Vice President and University Controller

Published: May 12th, 2021

Chris Cowen, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Olga
Weider has been selected to serve the Finance and Accounting division as the
first female Assistant Vice President and University Controller at the
University of Florida.

Olga
joined the University Finance and Accounting division in 2017 as an Assistant
Controller with auxiliary accounting. Under her leadership, the auxiliary team
expanded its services, acting in an advisory capacity to auxiliaries and
service centers across campus on procedural and compliance matters and
collaborating with units to ensure good stewardship of the University’s
resources. She was […]

Funding Opportunity: Southeastern Conference Visiting Faculty Travel Grant Program

Published: May 12th, 2021

Dr. Chris Hass, Associate Provost for Academic and Faculty Affairs

The Southeastern Conference (SEC) Visiting Faculty Travel
Grant Program is intended to enhance faculty collaboration that stimulates
scholarly initiatives between SEC universities.

This initiative gives faculty from one SEC university the
opportunity to travel to another SEC campus to: exchange ideas; develop grant
proposals; conduct research; consult with faculty and/or students; offer
lectures or symposia; or engage in whatever academic activities are agreeable
to the visitor and host unit.

Travel dates for these visits must be between August 1,
2021 and […]

Notices of Proposed Regulation Amendments

Published: May 12th, 2021

Amy Hass, Vice President and General Counsel

UF-3.0375 – Tuition Cost

UF-2.019 – Alcoholic Beverages and

                Notice of Proposed Regulation Repeal

                  UF-2.020 – Food Service on
Campus

The
above Notices of Proposed Regulation Amendments and Notice of Proposed
Regulation Repeal have been published on the University’s official website at http://regulations.ufl.edu.
  

Thank
you.

Information for 2021 Fiscal Year-End Closing Period

Published: May 6th, 2021

Olga Weider, Assistant Vice President and University Controller

The 2020-21 fiscal year ends on June 30, 2021, and the scheduled date
for closing the General Ledger for the 2021 fiscal year is July 14, 2021.

Each year, a schedule of fiscal-related deadlines associated with this
period is provided to help guide everyone’s efforts. This schedule, along with
accompanying resources to support year-end processes may be found at https://www.fa.ufl.edu/directives/fiscal-year-end-schedule-and-resources/.

Supplementary information has been added to this year’s schedule,
including fund groups impacted, links to resources, and downloadable calendar
reminders. […]

Finalists selected in Chief Diversity Officer search

Published: Apr 27th, 2021

Kent Fuchs, President

Four finalists have been selected as
candidates to serve as UF’s next Chief Diversity Officer and Senior Advisor to
the President. The following individuals will visit campus in May:

Lakesha Butler, Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion/Coordinator of Diversity and Inclusion, School of Pharmacy, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, May 4 & 5Seval Yildirim, Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs and Development, California State University, May 6 & 7

Kauline Cipriani, Associate Dean for
Inclusive Excellence/Clinical Associate Professor, Gillings School of Global
Public Health, University of North […]

Dean of the Graduate School and Associate Provost

Published: Apr 22nd, 2021

I
am pleased to announce that Dr. Nicole Stedman, a professor and associate chair
of the Department of Agricultural Education and Communication in the College of
Agricultural and Life Sciences, has been selected as the University of
Florida’s next dean of The Graduate School.

Dr.
Stedman will assume her new role effective June 1.

The dean provides leadership in operating The Graduate School and
all centrally administered aspects of graduate education; defining and
implementing university-wide policies in graduate education; recruiting and retaining
a diverse graduate student body; and advocating for graduate education. […]