Posted on 28 January 2014
Learn about the potential benefits of online and technology-enhanced education at the University of Miami at the next Faculty Senate meeting on Wednesday, February 5, at 3:30 p.m. in the seminar room at the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science. The meeting, which will be hosted by President Donna E. Shalala, will include a presentation of an ad hoc task force report on online education. All members of the UM faculty are invited to attend. For more information, visit the senate’s webpage at www.miami.edu/facultysenate.
Posted on 21 January 2014
The Faculty Senate will meet on Wednesday, January 29, at 3:30 p.m. in the Lois Pope LIFE Center, seventh-floor auditorium, on the Miller School of Medicine campus. All faculty members are invited to attend. For more information, visit the Faculty Senate website at www.miami.edu/fs.
Posted on 17 October 2013
The Faculty Senate will meet Wednesday, October 23, at 3:30 p.m. at the Lois Pope LIFE Center, seventh-floor auditorium, on the Miller School of Medicine campus. All UM faculty members are welcome to attend. For more information, visit the Faculty Senate Webpage.
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Posted on 20 September 2013
Each year the Faculty Senate awards the James W. McLamore Outstanding Service Award, the Outstanding Teaching Award, and the Distinguished Faculty Scholar Award. These highly prestigious awards recognize the exceptional efforts of University of Miami faculty and other members of the UM community in the three key areas of academic life.
Faculty members are encouraged to submit nominations to the Senate for any or all of these distinguished awards. Recipients are selected based on the results of a highly competitive peer-review process. The links below provide nomination criteria and more detailed information regarding the awards.
Nomination materials for each of the awards are due to the Faculty Senate office by Monday, October 14.
The James W. McLamore Outstanding Service Award recognizes service above and beyond the call of duty by a member of the University community.
The Outstanding Teaching Award recognizes outstanding teaching by a faculty member with a substantial record of teaching at the University.
The Distinguished Faculty Scholar Award recognizes either a single outstanding scholarly achievement or a lifetime of distinguished accomplishment in any area of research or creative activity.
Should you have any questions or need assistance, contact the Faculty Senate Office at 305-284-3721 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Posted on 30 August 2013
William D. Walker, dean emeritus and former University librarian who transformed the University of Miami Libraries by expanding and enhancing collections and introducing new technologies to help students, faculty members, and visitors in their research endeavors, received a Faculty Senate Special Award on August 28 during the first Senate meeting of the 2013-14 academic year. The Faculty Senate honored Walker last spring at its annual awards ceremony, but he was not able to attend. Above: Walker, center, receives his award from Faculty Senate Chair Richard Williamson and UM President Donna E. Shalala.