Provost's Updates

Academic Organization and Faculty Peer Review

On September 13, 2015 Provost Scott Coltrane provided the Academic and Student Affairs Committee of the UO Board of Trustees with a report on Academic Organization and Faculty Peer Review [PDF]. The report is intended to highlight the importance of faculty peer review at research universities and to promote discussions about how the University of Oregon can fulfill its mission of achieving academic excellence.

The report provides an overview of the following topics:

Interim Confidentiality Policy

The full text of an Oct. 1 memo from Provost Scott Coltrane to members of a confidentiality committee regarding an interim policy regarding student confidentiality of medical and psychological records.