November 21, 2022
Ono seeks faculty members’ input about U-M’s future
While sharing his ideas and strategies for the University of Michigan’s future, President Santa J. Ono told U-M faculty members that he wants to hear their ideas as well.
August 10, 2022
Campuswide New Faculty Orientation set for Aug. 24
A campuswide New Faculty Orientation, designed to help new faculty members prepare for their first year at U-M, will take place Aug. 24 at the Michigan League.
January 6, 2022
Provost addresses concerns over COVID as semester starts
Provost Susan M. Collins addresses some of the most common concerns and questions about U-M’s decision to begin the 2022 winter semester with as much in-person instruction as possible.
September 15, 2021
U-M ADVANCE works to improve faculty diversity through hiring
U-M’s ADVANCE Program has been vigorously spearheading an interdisciplinary effort to boost faculty diversity and excellence through recruitment efforts.
August 30, 2021
Faculty members approach new year with guarded sense of hope
After a year-and-a-half of disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, students, faculty and staff have returned to U-M awash in hope for a more normal school year.
August 9, 2021
Virtual campuswide New Faculty Orientation set for Aug. 25
A campuswide New Faculty Orientation, designed to introduce all new faculty members to U-M, will take place virtually from 9-11:45 a.m. Aug. 25, via Zoom.
July 19, 2021
Faculty survey supports mandatory COVID-19 vaccination at U-M
A majority of faculty members who answered a survey about mandatory COVID-19 vaccination at U-M believe the vaccine should be required for all students, faculty and staff, with limited medical and religious exemptions.
July 15, 2021
Revised policy adds process for revoking emeritus status
The university has revised its policy on emeritus and emerita status for retired faculty members to include, for the first time, a process to revoke that status for misconduct or other compelling circumstances.
August 29, 2020
Some faculty members voice concerns about fall semester
Some faculty members said during a Faculty Senate meeting that the U-M’s COVID-19 pandemic response plans for the fall semester are inefficient and not transparent enough. They want a shift to all-virtual instruction.
August 13, 2020
Schlissel to faculty: Despite pandemic, U-M’s commitment has not wavered
President Mark Schlissel told faculty during a virtual town hall that even though the fall semester will look different this year, U-M’s commitment to education, research and patient care has not wavered.