Topics: Faculty and Administration
UNC students have never been told what “yes” is.
Professor Gregory Characklis will lead a sustainable water project after receiving a $2.2 million grant from the National Science Foundation and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
A recent report from the Pope Center that accuses UNC-system schools of inflating faculty workloads has drawn criticism from system administrators.
Late UNC professor Darryl Gless taught more than English.
A century after the start of World War I, UNC professor John McGowan wants students to reflect on how the war changed the world just as he reflects on how it changed his family.
First-year medical school students at UNC are the guinea pigs for a new curriculum this year.
With all the money in the world, Grace Schmits would ask for just a little more space.
After four years of pay freezes for UNC-system faculty in five years, a salary hike is on the way.
The UNC psychology department, recognizing the chance to take advantage of a national sensation to show support for one of its own, arranged a surprise “Ice Bucket Challenge” Wednesday for professor Steven Reznick.
More than 400 scholars and librarians from around the world, including four professors from UNC, signed their names to a letter this month that called for a boycott of Israeli academic institutions until certain demands are met.
Adjunct faculty rights are the subject of legislation that passed the U.S. House of Representatives earlier this month, requiring colleges to report certain data about adjuncts, including their working conditions and pay.
With the start of a new school year and the start of his term as faculty chair, Bruce Cairns stressed that collaboration is key.
UNC School of Medicine professor Dr. William Fischer II spent three weeks in Gueckedou, Guinea, fighting the Ebola breakout as a Doctors Without Borders volunteer this summer.
Although Fred Clark’s 47 years of teaching at UNC have come to a close, he won’t be leaving just yet.
As of July 1, popular economics lecturer Jeremy Petranka has moved from UNC to Duke, but he won't be spending all his time in Durham.
UNC professors Barbara Friedman and Anne Johnston were recognized for their work on the Irina Project with the Donna Allen Award for Feminist Advocacy by the Commission on the Status of Women.
Academic dishonesty cases will go before a faculty member as well as students when UNC’s honor system revisions go into effect Aug. 1.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has been missing since March 8, and while conspiracy theories flare on the Internet, two math professors at UNC have established why the plane is so hard to find.
There were few professors who influenced students like Jim Mullen did. He saw the talent within every student and made the most of it.
He called it a Godfather offer — the one he couldn’t refuse.