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Resiliency Center Director Marty Matlock Named Chair of National Council's Leaders' Alliance
Marty Matlock, executive director of the University of Arkansas Resiliency Center, was recently elected to chair the Leaders' Alliance of the National Council for Science and the Environment.
Samuel Binns Named Buffalo National River's Artist-in-Residence
Samuel Binns, a poet in the M.F.A. Program in Creative Writing and Translation, received an Artists 360 award from Mid-America Arts Alliance earlier this year.
Cox, Dunlap Join Bumpers College as Advisors, Simmons Over Advising and Student Experience
The hiring of Ryan Cox and Melinda Dunlap and promotion of Lucas Simmons will push forward Bumpers College student success priorities.
Incoming Ag Economics Head Anderson to Bring Diverse Experience
John Anderson will join the Division of Agriculture and Bumpers College as head of the Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness on Jan. 2, 2020.
Thomas Named Manager of University Communications at University Relations
U of A alumnus John Thomas is the new manager of university communications at the University of Arkansas. He started Dec. 9.
Lindsey Aloia Guest Edits Southern Communication Journal
Lindsey S. Aloia, assistant professor of communication& and director of the Center for Communication Research, was recently named guest editor of the Special Issue of the Southern Communication Journal.
Data Science Professor Is Newest U of A Arkansas Research Alliance Scholar
Justin Zhan’s research focuses on big data, blockchain technologies, information assurance, social computing and biomedical informatics.
Graduate School and International Education Names New Director of Communications
Amy Unruh has joined the Graduate School and International Education as director of communications and director of registration, graduation and commencement.
Provost Coleman Named AAAS Fellow
Jim Coleman was selected for his research work in plant physiological ecology and developing research capacity in universities across the country. Ten more faculty are also fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Fulbright College Names New Development and External Relations Team Members
Two new team members recently joined the Development and External Relations team in Fulbright College, Robert Hopper in development and Michael Stoker in creative services.