February 20, 2019
This message is to remind you of a number of academic policies that may affect your course planning, grading, and exam schedules for winter 2019. This message covers the following topics:
February 18, 2019 – A two-year effort to revise and improve teaching evaluations is bearing fruit.
January 30, 2019 – The former Division of Undergraduate Studies is renamed in order to fit in with presidential initiative around student success.
January 28, 2019 – This message was sent to all UO faculty members by the provost to update them on GTFF bargaining.
January 16, 2019 – This message was sent to all tenure-track and non-tenure-track faculty members regarding salary increases for fiscal year 2019.
January 4, 2019 – Williams Fellow nominations and Williams Instructional Proposal submissions are open until February 1
January 2, 2019 – The annual awards honor UO faculty members for excellence and innovation in teaching
The Science Teaching Journal Club invites you to participate in our ninth year of weekly practical gatherings. The Journal Club is a cooperative effort of the Teaching Engagement Program and the Science Literacy Program. Meetings feature lively, structured discussions of books, articles from the science teaching research literature, and periodic small-scale teaching experiments. We welcome participants from all ranks and disciplines to join the whole series or stop by for a specific conversation.
December 7, 2018
Dear Deans, Department Heads, and Academic Leaders,
I’m writing to let you know of an exciting project the Office of the Provost is working on that will help streamline faculty review processes and ease the burden of faculty members around information gathering when they come up for review in their units, beginning in 2020.