Published: Sep 13th, 2016
Curtis Reynolds, Vice President for Business Affairs
Each semester, we take the opportunity to remind campus that Pepsi has the exclusive pouring rights contract for UF. This means that only Pepsi products (including Aquafina bottled water and Gatorade) may be served on campus, or at the University Athletic Association, UF Foundation, UF Health and Shands Hospital properties. This exclusivity extends to events as wide ranging as a faculty meeting, dean’s luncheon, staff retreat, catered function or special event.
I would like to remind you […]
Published: Sep 12th, 2016
Joe Glover, Provost and Sr. Vice President
Colleges are invited to submit nominations for the UF Teacher/Scholar of the Year Award for 2016-2017. Originating in 1960, this is the University of Florida’s most prestigious and oldest faculty award.
It offers an honorarium of $6,000 in addition to other appropriate recognition, such as the automatic induction to UF’s Academy of Distinguished Teaching Scholars (ADTS).
Current faculty members of the University are eligible for consideration for this significant award. The selected faculty member will receive in addition […]
Published: Sep 12th, 2016
Jodi D. Gentry, Vice President for Human Resource Services
I am pleased to announce a call for nominations for the University of Florida’s Superior Accomplishment Awards program. The purpose of the program, now in its 28th year, is to recognize Academic Personnel; Technical, Executive, Administrative, Managerial and Support (TEAMS) employees; and University Support Personnel System (USPS) employees who have contributed outstanding service in their fields during the academic year of Aug. 1, 2015, to July 31, 2016.
Please don’t miss this chance to recognize […]
Published: Aug 30th, 2016
Leonardo A. Villalón, Dean, UF International Center
I am pleased to invite nominations for the 2016 International Educator of the Year awards. These awards are made annually in recognition of the outstanding contributions of faculty and staff to the internationalization of the University of Florida. As in years past, three awards will be made:
Senior Faculty International Educator of the Year
Junior Faculty International Educator of the Year
Staff International Educator of the Year
Senior and Junior Faculty nominations:
Colleges are invited to submit nominations for the […]
Published: Aug 19th, 2016
Curtis A. Reynolds, Vice President for Business Affairs
I am pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Helms as the Assistant Vice President for the Physical Plant Division, effective September 16, 2016. Mark has more than 30 years of university-related operations and maintenance experience and most recently held the position of Director of Facilities Operations at Virginia Tech. Additionally, Mark assisted Virginia Tech with leadership transition by serving as Interim Associate Vice President/Chief Facilities Officer.
During his career, Mark has held progressive and strategic […]
Published: Aug 19th, 2016
Joseph Glover, Provost
Please assure that every faculty member in your college is familiar with the policy specified below and complies with its provisions as they relate to accommodating students’ religious observances.
Students and faculty must work together to allow students the opportunity to observe the holy days of his or her faith. A student needs to inform the faculty member of the religious observances of his or her faith that will conflict with class attendance, with tests or examinations, or with other class […]
Published: Aug 11th, 2016
David W. Parrott, Vice President for Student Affairs
Fall 2016 Residence Hall Move-in begins August 16 and continues through Sunday August 21 campus-wide.
The UF community will be welcoming 8,100 campus residents and their families.
For UF faculty and staff working the break between Summer B/C and Fall, please plan for impacts on all campus roads and near all student parking lots as well as in these staff parking lots as residents park on a short term basis to unload their vehicles and move into […]
Published: Aug 9th, 2016
Joseph Glover, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
This is to announce the initiation of the search for the next dean of the Warrington College of Business Administration. A search committee has been formed and is chaired by Dr. David Richardson, Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. The complete list of search committee members may be found at http://fora.aa.ufl.edu/go/127. Additional information about the search, including committee meeting dates and times, will be posted on the committee website at http://warrington.ufl.edu/deansearch/.
Published: Aug 3rd, 2016
Dr. Charles E. Lane, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
After more than 13 years of service with the University of Florida, Susan Blair retired in June as UF’s Chief Privacy Officer. Susan did an exemplary job of managing the privacy function and we will miss her expertise. Please join me in wishing her the best in her retirement.
Meanwhile, steps have been taken to fill this critical role for the university. I am pleased to announce that Elizabeth Ruszczyk has assumed oversight […]
Published: Aug 1st, 2016
Jamie Lewis Keith, Vice President, General Counsel and University Secretary
Notice of Proposed Regulation UF-2.023 St. Augustine Historic Properties
The above Notice of Proposed Regulation has been published on the University’s official website at http://regulations.ufl.edu.