January 2018 Announcements
Find out the latest happenings with NC State faculty and staff, including professional development opportunities, on-campus events and more.
Provost’s Corner: January 2018
Happy New Year! We’re just over a week into 2018 and there’s already exciting news to report. NC State is moving up in several national rankings, and we’re welcoming new students into our growing Wolfpack family. We’re also celebrating faculty and staff plans to move the university forward during the year and beyond.
Statements of Mutual Expectations to Become Statements of Faculty Responsibilities
A Statement of Mutual Expectations (SME) describes a faculty member’s responsibilities and expectations from their department. Recently, a task force revised related procedures and recommended that SMEs change to Statements of Faculty Responsibilities to offer further clarity to faculty.
University Standing Committee Survey Now Open
Interested in being on a university committee to help set the direction of NC State? Now is the time to act! The annual University Standing Committee Survey is open through Jan. 29.
Faculty and Staff Share Their Hopes for the New Year
NC State faculty and staff made 2017 a year to remember. In the new year, they’ll work to make the university an even better place to work, learn and serve. Here’s what some of our faculty and staff had to say about their plans for 2018.
Faculty Inventors Honored
Two faculty members at NC State are being named fellows by the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). The new NAI fellows are Donald L. Bitzer, Distinguished University Research Professor of Computer Science, and William Ditto, professor of physics.
Campus Tunnel Marks 50 Years of Free Speech
Since the days of bellbottoms and peace signs, NC State’s iconic Free Expression Tunnel has made space for a wide spectrum of viewpoints. Learn more about the Wolfpack’s original social media tool.
December 2017 Announcements
Find out the latest happenings with NC State faculty and staff, including awards and honors, winter commencement, holiday happenings and more.
Provost’s Corner: December 2017
This Friday, nearly 3,500 students will wrap up their careers at NC State. Through the guidance and encouragement of faculty and staff, they’re ready to take their Think and Do attitudes out into the world.
2017 Promoted and Tenured Faculty
Promotion or tenure mark significant milestones for the faculty at NC State. Promotion assigns a new rank for faculty members, and tenure acknowledges notable career accomplishments and promotes the academic freedom of the faculty.