Monday, August, 1st, 2016 General Announcements
Lisa Lowe of the School of Arts and Sciences and Jeswald Salacuse of the Fletcher School have been appointed Distinguished Professors, an honor reserved for senior faculty members who have made exceptional contributions to their disciplines, their students and the university as teachers and scholars who exemplify the best of Tufts.
Monday, August, 1st, 2016 Administrative Appointments General Announcements
It is my great pleasure to announce that Simin Nikbin Meydani, DVM, PhD, will serve as Tufts University’s Vice Provost for Research (VPR). Simin will begin her new responsibilities on a part-time basis on August 15, and assume the office fully on October 1. During this transition period, Simin will continue to serve as Director Read More
Friday, July, 29th, 2016 Educational Initiatives
Provost David Harris has established a search committee to identify a Cyber Security and Policy Bridge Professor, who will be appointed to the rank of Professor or Associate Professor in the School of Engineering’s Department of Computer Science and the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy.
Thursday, May, 26th, 2016 General Announcements
Vice Provost for Research Diane Souvaine has been elected vice chair of the National Science Board, the governing body of the National Science Foundation. Read the story at Tufts Now
Monday, February, 8th, 2016 Administrative Appointments General Announcements
Linda Abriola, former Dean of Engineering, has been appointed director of the Tufts Environment Institute. Read the story at Tufts Now
Thursday, January, 21st, 2016 Campus Engagement Diversity Announcements News and Events
All are cordially invited to gather for an informal interview with Mark Brimhall-Vargas, Chief Diversity Officer and Associate Provost, hosted by Provost David Harris.
Wednesday, January, 13th, 2016 Campus Engagement News and Events
Announcing round VII of Tufts Innovates and Tufts Collaborates. In order to foster ongoing collaboration and innovation in scholarship and teaching, the Office of the Provost sponsors two seed grant programs, Tufts Collaborates and Tufts Innovates.
Wednesday, January, 13th, 2016 General Announcements News and Events
Webcasts from the 31st Annual Norris and Margery Bendetson EPIIC International Symposium on “Europe in Turmoil” are now available on Youtube. The Symposium was held on February 17th-21st, 2016. For more information on the annual EPIIC International Symposium, click here.
Friday, December, 18th, 2015 Diversity Announcements General Announcements Remarks
From the Desk of the Chief Diversity Officer December 17, 2015 Dear Tufts Community: I hope this note finds you entering a period of needed repose as you wrap up the courses you may be teaching or taking or the campus work you do. What follows are my own thoughts after having been at Tufts Read More
Friday, October, 9th, 2015
This Thursday, October 15th, at 6:00-7:30 pm, in the ASEAN Auditorium, The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy & Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy are holding a roundtable discussion panel on the current migration crisis. MILLIONS ON THE MOVE: How should the international community respond to the current migration crisis? Read more>>