Provost’s Corner: February 2018
Even though February is the shortest month of the year, NC State is full of activity. The university is launching the next phase of its strategic plan, which will guide efforts to propel NC State’s momentum and strengthen the campus community over the next three years.
Equipping Leaders, Encouraging Service
NC State’s Shelton Leadership Center inspires, educates and develops values-based leaders committed to personal integrity, professional ethics and selfless service. The center offers executive education opportunities, youth leadership camps and student scholarships, the General H. Hugh Shelton Annual Leadership Forum and more.
February 2018 Announcements
Find out the latest happenings with NC State faculty and staff, including special events, awards and recognition, and NC State's annual research image contest.
Pack Hacks for Faculty: Integrating Scholarship into Teaching Roles
This month, Diane D. Chapman, director of the Office of Faculty Development and a teaching professor in the Department of Educational Leadership, Policy and Human Development, gives insight into making scholarship an important component of successful teaching.
Watch for Employee Survey
Help NC State identify areas of strength and areas that need improvement as a workplace. The UNC System Employee Engagement Survey begins Monday, Jan. 29, and runs through Feb. 12. Watch for details via email or campus mail.
Barrangou Wins NAS Prize in Food and Agriculture Sciences
Rodolphe Barrangou wins yet another prestigious award for his discovery of the genetic mechanisms and proteins driving CRISPR-Cas systems.
January 2018 Announcements
Find out the latest happenings with NC State faculty and staff, including professional development opportunities, on-campus events and more.
Nearly 450 postdoctoral scholars and house officers (College of Veterinary Medicine interns and residents) work at NC State. These doctoral graduates teach and conduct research in the university’s colleges and several research centers, and help bolster NC State’s world-class academic reputation.
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.