Office of the President

June 6

Ten proposals selected for faculty hiring initiative

Provost announces the top priorities for the Faculty Excellence Cluster Hire Program but stresses all 34 proposals were outstanding and none will be ignored
Randy Kamphaus
June 6

Randy Kamphaus named dean of the College of Education

Randy Kamphaus is currently a distinguished research professor in the Department of Counseling and Psychological Services at Georgia State
June 6

UO sciences benefit from latest gift from Lorry Lokey

Lokey has again dug deep to help the UO meet the needs of a growing number of science majors and honor the passion of Allan Price
UO tribal liaison Jason Younker
June 4

Jason Younker to return to campus as new tribal liaison

As a doctoral student in anthropology, Younker helped shepherd the UO's Many Nations Longhouse project to completion
UO President Michael Gottfredson
June 2

Gottfredson, Ford discuss sustainability with Oregon Business

The magazine sought out leaders in Oregon's public policy and business worlds to talk about green business practices and what the future holds
Adriene Lim
May 30

Oakland University dean named to lead UO libraries

Adriene Lim will take over as the Philip H. Knight Dean of Libraries following the retirement in April of libraries dean Deb Carver
Hal Sadofsky
May 29

Hal Sadofsky named associate dean of natural sciences in CAS

Dean Andrew Marcus also thanks Dana Johnston, who is retiring, for four years of service as associate dean for the natural sciences
May 28

UO president signs far-reaching academic freedom policy

Revised policy clarifies the reach of academic freedom and ensures it applies to all members of the university community
UO psychology professor Ulrich Mayer
May 28

Ulrich Mayr receives one of Germany's top academic prizes

The Humboldt Research Award recognizes the life work and future contributions of top scholars, who are invited to do research in Germany
May 21

Expanded benefits announced for unrepresented faculty, OAs

New benefits, to take effect July 1, address paid family leave, discounted tuition and sabbatical compensation