Michael J. Solomon, professor of chemical engineering, has been appointed dean of the University of Michigan’s Rackham Graduate School and vice provost for academic affairs-graduate studies.
His five-year appointment, approved June 21 by the Board of Regents, is effective July 1.
Provost Martin A. Philbert has appointed an advisory committee in the search for a new dean of the University of Michigan's Rackham Graduate School and vice provost for academic affairs — graduate studies. The search process has begun.
Michael J. Solomon, professor of chemical engineering, will serve as interim dean and interim vice provost for academic affairs — graduate studies for the University of Michigan's Rackham Graduate School.
The Rackham Program in Public Scholarship, with support from the U-M Office of Research, has announced its 2017 Grants in Public Scholarship awards to graduate students.
Damon A. Williams urged University of Michigan graduates to discover their passions, outlined what they should do to achieve more and called on them to make America great for all of its residents.
The Institute for Research on Women and Gender and the Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies have awarded funding to graduate students for wide-ranging projects related to women, gender and sexuality.
The late Professor Jacob Price of Ann Arbor was passionate about the University of Michigan, his students and history.
Doctoral students at the University of Michigan are completing their degrees at a higher rate than in the past, following changes implemented by the Rackham Graduate School.
Today’s graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in the biomedical sciences face a far different career landscape than their professors once did — and their successors will see even more change.
A plenary session next Monday will address the causes, effects and potential solutions for these imbalances in career opportunities.
Carol Fierke, professor and chair of the Department of Chemistry, will serve as dean of the Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies and vice provost for academic affairs-graduate studies beginning Sept. 1.
Provost Martha Pollack has named an advisory committee to search for a new dean of the Rackham School of Graduate Studies.
Ongoing efforts to strengthen academic quality and student experiences across the university are leading to increased degree completion rates and successful career placement for U-M Ph.D. graduates.