UNM is excited to welcome a new group of faculty to the university. In this video, you’ll hear from President Garnett Stokes, Provost James Holloway, Vice President for Equity and Inclusion Assata Zerai, Vice President for Research Gabriel López and Associate Provost for Faculty Success Bill Stanley.
Latest faculty opportunities and information
The University of New Mexico Grand Challenges will host a virtual Fall 2020 welcome back event on Zoom on Sept. 1 from 11 a.m. to noon. During the event, the Challenge leaders will give project updates and announce plans for the upcoming academic year. The Grand Challenges initiative began in February 2019 when UNM […] Read More
LatinXChem was created in June 2020 as a virtual forum to bring together and showcase research carried out by the LatinXChem community across the world. The LatinXChem 2020 Twitter Conference will take place entirely over Twitter and will include eleven categories across chemistry. The conference will begin at 12:00 UTC on the 7th of September, 2020 […] Read More
It was great to virtually meet so many of you at the New Faculty Orientation! As promised, here is the list of helpful links that was presented. On campus support Comprehensive plan for return to campus New worksite protocols to know LOBO RESPECT (the one-stop resource for non-academic challenges) Student Health and Counseling (SHAC) […] Read More
OIRB Fall Workshop Series Submitting to the IRB?? The OIRB fall workshop series has been scheduled for September and October (see attached flyer). These workshops cover a variety of topics relevant to IRB submission and review including human research protection regulations, an overview of the submission process, writing an IRB protocol and consent form, avoiding […] Read More
Work-life balance has been a longstanding challenge for faculty, particularly along the lines of gender and race. The COVID-19 pandemic has amplified and added to these challenges in unique ways. Learning about these obstacles can provide academic leaders with tools to try to alleviate them. In the report below, we present quantitative and qualitative data […] Read More
How does the UNM Student Experience Project keep students in class? Watch the video above and learn small ways to make STEM classes more engaging and inclusive based on data from UNM students. Speakers included Pamela Cheek, UNM’s Associate Provost for Student Success, Sushilla Knottenbelt, director of the BA/MD program and a senior lecturer […] Read More
In this video, Dr. Angela Catena, Title IX coordinator at UNM, explains the changes made to Title IX effective August 14, 2020 that UNM faculty should know about. The Department of Education released its final regulations under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 on Wednesday, May 6, 2020. The Department of Education is giving […] Read More
Winning projects will develop sustainable concrete for 3-D printing, analyze social media discourse about the novel coronavirus and study groundwater resources on the Navajo Nation. Eight UNM faculty members at the University of New Mexico have been selected for the 2020 Women in STEM awards. Their work includes research on the impact of global […] Read More
COVID-19 resources for faculty
UNM has a variety of resources for faculty who are teaching online, working with graduate students or seeking tenure during the Coronavirus pandemic. See our compilation of helpful memos and policies to know about during this time. We try to update it as new relevant information is available.