Please consider downloading the latest version of Internet Explorer
to experience this site as intended.
Tools Search Main Menu

Tag: announcement

University releases results of AAU Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault and Misconduct

University releases results of AAU Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault and Misconduct

October 15, 2019

This past February, students from the University of Rochester and 33 other colleges and universities participated in the survey, which was organized by the Association of American Universities.

Continue Reading

John Tarduno named dean for research in Arts, Sciences & Engineering

John Tarduno named dean for research in Arts, Sciences & Engineering

September 2, 2019

John Tarduno, the William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor, professor of geophysics, and chair of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, has been named dean for research in Arts, Sciences & Engineering.

Continue Reading

Marvin Doyley selected for first cohort of national STEM leadership program

Marvin Doyley selected for first cohort of national STEM leadership program

August 28, 2019

The professor of electrical and computer engineering is one of 20 faculty members nationwide who have been selected for the IAspire Leadership Academy, a program aimed at building diversity in STEM fields.

Continue Reading

Sina Ghaemmaghami named new director of undergraduate research

Sina Ghaemmaghami named new director of undergraduate research

August 28, 2019

Sina Ghaemmaghami, an associate professor of biology who joined the University of Rochester in 2012, has been appointed the director of undergraduate research.

Continue Reading

Department of Energy awards $4 million to University’s Extreme Quantum Team

Department of Energy awards $4 million to University’s Extreme Quantum Team

August 27, 2019

The grant will support research in the growing, multidisciplinary field of Quantum Information Science (QIS), the foundation for the next generation of computing and information processing.

Continue Reading

$1 million HECap grant will enhance School of Nursing academic experience, serve additional students

$1 million HECap grant will enhance School of Nursing academic experience, serve additional students

August 20, 2019

The New York State grant will help fund an expansion to the Loretta C. Ford Education Wing of Helen Wood Hall to create new teaching and learning space.

Continue Reading

Donna Gooden Payne named University Vice President and General Counsel

Donna Gooden Payne named University Vice President and General Counsel

August 14, 2019

Donna Gooden Payne, university counsel and vice chancellor for legal affairs at East Carolina University, has been named University vice president and general counsel, effective October 21.

Continue Reading

Nick Vamivakas named dean of graduate education and postdoctoral affairs

Nick Vamivakas named dean of graduate education and postdoctoral affairs

July 26, 2019

Vamivakas succeeds Melissa Sturge-Apple as dean of graduate education and postdoctoral affairs in Arts, Sciences, and Engineering.

Continue Reading

Melissa Sturge-Apple named vice provost and University dean of graduate education

Melissa Sturge-Apple named vice provost and University dean of graduate education

June 6, 2019

Melissa Sturge-Apple ’92, dean of graduate education and postdoctoral affairs in Arts, Sciences & Engineering and professor of psychology, has been named vice provost and University dean of graduate education.

Continue Reading

Jonathan Binstock reappointed Memorial Art Gallery director

Jonathan Binstock reappointed Memorial Art Gallery director

June 3, 2019

Since his initial appointment in 2014, Binstock has led an expansion of the museum’s permanent collection, special exhibition programm and public engagement and outreach efforts.

Continue Reading