All posts tagged "faculty"

  • Brief: President Bendapudi could get tenured faculty status

    By Joseph Lyell — One item on May 17’s board of trustees meeting agenda is the appointment of incoming president Neeli Bendapudi to professor of marketing in the college of business. An email from Provost Dale Billingsly...

    • Posted May 3, 2018
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  • Bendapudi wants to meet students, faculty and staff on her first day

    By Shelby Brown — Though she said she still feels like she’s “between two worlds,” new U of L President Neeli Bendapudi is already planning her first day on campus. In an exclusive interview, Bendapudi told The...

    • Posted April 27, 2018
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  • Editor’s note: Doing the thing that scares you might change your life

    By Shelby Brown — It wasn’t my plan to get involved with journalism when I was accepted to U of L. I was thankful to be back in school at all. I graduated high school in 2009...

    • Posted April 17, 2018
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  • Faculty troubled by bill’s threat to tenure

    By Shelby Brown — A last-minute addition to the state budget would allow universities to fire tenured professors if the institution changes or removes an academic program. The provision, added by Sen. Chris McDaniel, would effectively suspend tenure for...

    • Posted March 29, 2018
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  • Faculty rip campus climate survey

    By Megan Brewer —  In the Feb. 7 Faculty Senate meeting, faculty said the 2017 campus climate results need refinement and analysis to meet the university’s strategic plan. “It was useless, (the survey results) they released,” Associate Professor...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Brief: Campus climate survey results published

    By Joseph Lyell — The results from the campus climate survey issued to staff and faculty last fall have been published. Alongside the 2017 results, the results from 2014’s survey were also published for the first time....

    • Posted January 19, 2018
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  • New CFO quits before he starts, Postel says brace for more budget cuts

    By Joseph Lyell — Jonathan Pruitt, hired as chief finance officer in November 2017, will not be coming to the University of Louisville. Interim President Greg Postel made the announcement at the faculty senate’s Jan. 10 meeting....

    • Posted January 11, 2018
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  • Faculty rail against closed search

    By Joseph Lyell U of L’s AAUP president says the search for the next university president started off on the wrong foot, but the board of trustees is trying to right the ship. The board has received 17...

    • Posted November 19, 2017
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  • Presidential search listening tour still not scheduled as December deadline looms

    By Shelby Brown– While the U of L presidential search listening tour subcommittee bickers over details, the application deadline for someone to lead U of L is two weeks away and no forums have been scheduled. The listening...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • More tenure-track faculty need to be hired at U of L

    By Megan Brewer — Right now, over half of the faculty at American institutions are part-time and not on a tenure-track according to American Association of University Professors.  U of L is one of these institutions. Many...

    • Posted November 7, 2017
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