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Ungar to Be Inducted as Fellow of Arkansas Academy of Computing
Peter Ungar, Distinguished Professor in the Department of Anthropology and director of the Environmental Dynamics doctoral program, will be inducted Oct. 11 in Little Rock.
Birrell, Thornton Appointed Associate Deans for University Libraries
Lori Birrell has been appointed associate dean for Special Collections, and Joel Thornton has been appointed interim associate dean for Research and Learning.
Kathryn Sloan, Director of Humanities, Named Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
Kathryn Sloan, director of humanities and professor of history, will become the next vice provost for faculty affairs at the University of Arkansas, effective Oct. 1.
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Announces New Faculty
Maggie He joined the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry as an assistant professor. Her research interests span the areas of organic chemistry and materials chemistry.
Sacharoff Joins School of Law Senior Leadership Team
Dean Margaret Sova McCabe of the University of Arkansas School of Law has appointed Laurent Sacharoff to serve as associate dean for research and faculty development.
University of Arkansas Bands Add New Team Member
Alumnus J.R. Hinkson will serve as associate director for operations, marketing and finance, administering the band and music department scholarships among other duties.
Department of Mechanical Engineering Announces New Faculty
Han Hu joined the Department of Mechanical Engineering as an assistant professor in August 2019. He is researching critical cooling technologies for microelectronics, hybrid vehicles and data centers.
School of Law Appoints Inaugural Associate Dean for Student Success
Susannah Pollvogt, director of academic excellence at the School of Law, has been appointed to serve as the school's first associate dean for student success.
Feature Filmmaker Appointed Visiting Professor
Brent Renaud, a global journalist and award-winning documentary filmmaker, will bring his storytelling skills to the School of Journalism and Strategic Media this fall semester.
Abrahams Appointed to Advisory Board for International Conference
Daniel Abrahams, assistant professor of music education, has been appointed to the Advisory Board of the International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation.