Office of the Provost
February 7, 2023
McCauley recommended as provost through June 2027
Provost Laurie K. McCauley has been recommended for a full term as U-M’s chief academic and budgetary officer. If approved by the Board of Regents, McCauley, who was first appointed last May, would serve through June 2027.
October 28, 2022
Five join U-M faculty through Anti‑Racism Hiring Initiative
Five faculty members with expertise in inequality and structural racism joined the university this fall as part of the Office of the Provost’s Anti-Racism Hiring Initiative.
October 28, 2022
Anti-Racism Hiring Initiative proposals
The Office of the Provost’s Anti-Racism Hiring Initiative had a three-round proposal submission and selection process. A committee chose six proposals, and five faculty members have been hired to date.
October 25, 2022
New travel policies help U-M travelers stay safe abroad
U-M has revised elements of its international travel policy that supports faculty, staff and students traveling abroad for university-related purposes.
October 10, 2022
Well-being Collective takes holistic approach to health, wellness
U-M has created a holistic, strategic and comprehensive infrastructure to address the health and wellness needs of faculty, staff and students by launching a campus Well-being Collective.
September 21, 2022
Nominations sought for Candace Johnson staff excellence award
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
University welcomes new faculty at largest-ever orientation
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
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.
July 7, 2022
Finholt recommended as vice provost for academic and budgetary affairs
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
Grants advance U-M partnerships, collaborations with Detroit
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.