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Tenured!
October 3, 2022

Earning tenure after a rigorous review process by peers inside and outside Duke is a testament to the caliber of each individual faculty member and the impact of their research, teaching and mentoring, and their reputation in their disciplines. read more » about Duke Awards Tenure to Faculty in a Wide Range of Fields

Faculty members attending an orientation meeting.
September 21, 2022

Duke’s new faculty members took part in an all-day program to learn about the many resources and opportunities available across the university. read more » about Glimpses From Duke’s New Faculty Orientation

Craig Henriquez.
August 31, 2022

Craig Henriquez, professor of biomedical engineering, will focus on faculty and leadership development as the latest of his many contributions to Duke University. read more » about Craig Henriquez Named Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement

Welcome to Duke
August 30, 2022

New faculty members contribute to the depth and dynamism of our academic community. Browse the list of new faculty and learn more about them and their areas of expertise. read more » about Welcome, New Faculty!

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August 1, 2022

Dr. Shana Lassiter joined Duke’s Office for Faculty Advancement on July 11, tapping into a passion for faculty development she discovered throughout a career in higher education. read more » about Shana Lassiter Appointed Assistant Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement

Professor and students discussing a topic while seated at a table.
June 2, 2022

Two experienced Duke professors, Deondra Rose and John Rose, guide faculty colleagues in ways to approach difficult and contentious subject matter in the classroom. read more » about Faculty Share Insights on Discussing Controversial Topics in the Classroom

Academies
June 1, 2022

Each year, prestigious academies elect members across disciplines in recognition of outstanding achievements. Congratulations to these faculty for their impressive accomplishment! read more » about Duke Faculty Elected Into Prestigious Societies

Abbas Benmamoun.
May 31, 2022

Abbas Benmamoun, who has served as Duke University’s vice provost for faculty advancement since 2017, has been reappointed to a second term beginning July 1, 2022, Provost Sally Kornbluth announced today. read more » about Abbas Benmamoun Reappointed as Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement

Cartoon of bird with hearts around it.
May 31, 2022

Many faculty seek help with getting more work done, writes Maria LaMonaca Wisdom, director of faculty mentoring and coaching programs. Paradoxically, often the biggest obstacle in their way is the difficulty of figuring out how and when to stop working. read more » about Please Don’t Be Productive This Summer

Racial inequality.
May 4, 2022

The Office of the Provost has selected 18 projects for funding through The Duke Endowment that engage topics related to the issue of racial inequality. The new projects cover a wide range of topics that highlight the depth and diversity of faculty expertise at Duke. read more » about Racial Inequality Research Grants Awarded to Duke Faculty

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