‘Weaker tenure at the University of Wisconsin weakens academic freedom.” That’s the headline over an editorial printed Friday in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Read more.
The University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents approved promotions and tenure for UW-Green Bay faculty members during the board’s meeting June 4 and 5 at UW-Milwaukee. Those promoted from assistant professor to the rank of associate professor with tenure are: • Tohoro Francis Akakpo, Social Work • Hernan Fernandez-Meardi, Humanistic Studies • T. Heather […]
In approving the statewide slate of faculty promotions, the UW System Board of Regents took action Friday to ratify the concurrent appointment of Gary L. Miller — who joined UW-Green Bay as chancellor last Aug. 1 — as a full professor with tenure in the Natural and Applied Sciences academic unit. Miller was a professor […]
The University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents approved promotions or tenure for 17 UW-Green Bay faculty members during the board’s meeting June 4 and 5 at UW-Milwaukee. Faculty members promoted from assistant professor to the rank of associate professor with tenure are Tohoro Francis Akakpo, Social Work; Hernan Fernandez-Meardi, Humanistic Studies; T. Heather Herdman, […]
Wisconsin Public Radio’s Patty Murray sat in on the UWGB Town Hall meeting this week. Attendees seemed most concerned about changes to tenure and shared governance, she reports. For more.
In a memorandum to the UW-Green Bay community, June 2, Chancellor Gary Miller summarized the omnibus motion passed by the Joint Finance Committee regarding the UW System. “The motion reduces the budget reduction to the system by $50 million ($25 million in each of the biennial years). The motion also restores the UW System to […]
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports this afternoon that the UW System Board of Regents has voted to appoint two task forces to rapidly develop policies that would protect shared governance and tenure — tenets of academia that UW President Ray Cross referred to as “fundamental pillars of a world-class university system.” The task forces, to […]
In case you missed them in Friday’s Log Extra, there were several good news for Green Bay items that came out of last week’s UW System Board of Regents meeting at UW-Milwaukee. A dozen UW-Green Bay faculty members received promotion and/or tenure designations, including new full professors Heidi Fencl, Cristina Ortiz and Michael Zorn. Associate […]
The University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents approved promotions or tenure for 12 UW-Green Bay faculty members during its meeting June 5-6 at UW-Milwaukee. The following faculty members promoted from assistant professor to associate professor with tenure: Gaurav Bansal, Cofrin School of Business; Caroline Boswell, Humanistic Studies (History); Michael Knight, Cofrin School of Business; […]
UW-Green Bay will be well represented at the UW System Board of Regents meeting later this week (June 5-6), with an award-winner, an honored outgoing chancellor and a dozen set-for-promotion faculty members on the agenda. Associate Prof. Clifton Ganyard will receive his Regents Teaching Excellence Award Friday (see story), the same day outgoing Chancellor Tom […]