Implements and supports programs to increase the advancement and success of outstanding and diverse teaching and research faculty members.
Provides opportunities for teaching and research faculty to meet and engage across departments, colleges, and disciplines.
Faculty Personnel Actions
Oversees changes to faculty appointments, faculty recognition programs, and research leaves, and assists in the resolution of faculty grievances.
Encourages, supports, and recognizes outstanding and diverse teaching and research faculty through a variety of awards and recognition programs.
Supports recruitment initiatives to promote the hiring of outstanding and diverse teaching and research faculty members.
Faculty Work-Life Policies
Develops policies to assist faculty with the challenges of balancing professional and personal life.
Supports the ongoing development of academic leaders at Virginia Tech with a variety of programs and resources.
Promotion & Tenure
Provides support to the university promotion and tenure committee and oversees the process, which begins at the department level, and continues through the college to the university level.
Studies and Reports
Provides data and analysis to inform the work of supporting and advancing teaching and research faculty.