Office of the Provost
September 21, 2022
U-M is accepting nominations for the Candace J. Johnson Award for Staff Excellence, which honors staff members who make the university a great place to work.
August 26, 2022
The first in-person, campuswide orientation for new faculty since 2019 was also the largest ever, with more than 200 attendees filling the Michigan League Ballroom on Aug. 24.
August 10, 2022
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.
July 7, 2022
Provost Laurie McCauley is recommending Thomas A. Finholt, dean of the School of Information, be appointed the next vice provost for academic and budgetary affairs.
May 11, 2022
Six new projects have been selected for funding through the Engage Detroit Workshops grant program, which supports the development of new efforts to connect U-M and Detroit community partners.
April 7, 2022
The Office of the Provost will host two in-person presentations featuring candidates being considered for U-M’s next chief diversity officer and vice provost for equity and inclusion.
March 21, 2022
Three staff members are being honored this year with Candace Johnson Awards, a nod to their service amid challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 15, 2022
President Mary Sue Coleman is recommending the appointment of Laurie K. McCauley, dean of the School of Dentistry, as the university’s next provost and executive vice president for academic affairs.
March 9, 2022
Michigan Drug Discovery will support four early-stage drug discovery projects to aid work in the Life Sciences Institute’s Center for Chemical Genomics and Natural Products Discovery Core.
February 16, 2022
The Provost’s Office and the Office of the Vice President for Research have each launched programs to financially support faculty whose research and scholarship were impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.