• Fifteen women were honored with leadership awards from the Office for Women and the Division of Student Affairs at the Women’s History Month Leadership reception in March. Congrats to the winners!

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  • IUPUI researcher lays groundwork for new approaches to preventing youth violence

    A study by an Indiana University School of Social Work associate professor at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis has laid the groundwork for new strategies dealing with youth violence in five Caribbean countries.

    Carolyn Gentle-Genitty was selected by the Caribbean Community organization to lead a team of researchers who assessed violence-related behaviors in Jamaica, Antigua, St. Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, and Trinidad and Tobago.

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  • Margaret Ferguson appointed to academic affairs leadership post at IUPUI

    As senior associate vice chancellor for academic affairs, Ferguson provides leadership and vision for the direction of faculty affairs and faculty life at IUPUI. She steers the programs and events that develop faculty talent and leadership at all stages of career advancement, including promotion and tenure programs and processes, awards and funding opportunities, orientation for new faculty, and faculty mentoring. In addition, she coordinates IUPUI's online degree program development, a role that takes advantage of her expertise honed through previous work in support of IU Online.

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  • Gibau appointed Associate Vice Chancellor for Faculty Diversity and Inclusion

    Gibau will provide leadership and vision for the recruitment and retention of underrepresented faculty, particularly faculty of color, as well as the diversification of the graduate student pipeline into the academy.

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Welcome to the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor

The Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief Academic Officer oversees and provides campus leadership for the academic enterprise at IUPUI. The mission of the Office of Academic Affairs is to create and support an environment that advances IUPUI's institutional mission of achieving international distinction in education, scholarship, and public service. The office provides leadership for continuous improvement in academic programs, faculty development, and, ultimately, student success.

Chat with the EVC

Chat with the EVC has taken a sabbatical for the summer. New dates for opportunities to talk informally with Kathy will begin again in August. She's always open to answering your questions outside chat times. You can reach her at ude[dot]iupui[at]cve.

Administrators' Update on the P&T Process
When: Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 8:30 a.m.
Where: Campus Center 405

The program will review the revisions to the guidelines for dossier submission in 2017-18 and 2018-19.  In addition, the eDossier system for uploading, routing, and reviewing candidate dossiers will be presented as well as key elements of administrator and committee responsibility in the promotion & tenure process and within the eDossier system.  Outcomes of a review of failed P&T cases will be addressed as well.

New Deans' Orientation
When: Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 11:30 a.m.
Where: University Hall 5023

This invitation-only program provides new deans with critical information about IUPUI, their roles and responsibilities as campus leaders, and resources to support their work.

Chancellor's New Faculty Reception
When: Wednesday, August 16, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
Where: Tobias House

Chancellor and Mrs. Paydar invite you to the New Faculty Reception on Tuesday, August 16, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Tobias House.  During the reception, you'll have the opportunity to mingle with deans, chairs, senior administrators, and other new faculty members.  Charter buses will be available to take you to the reception and return you to campus.  

New Chair and Associate Dean Orientation
When: Friday, August 25, 2017, 11:30 a.m.
Where: Campus Center 409

The goal of this workshop is to begin a conversation about the roles and responsibilities of department chairs and associate deans at IUPUI as well as to provide advice, guidance, and resources to enable success.

Excellence in Teaching
When: Tuesday, August 29, 2017, 9 a.m.
Where: Campus Center 409

This workshop is designed for faculty with teaching as the area of endeavor.


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The IUPUI Office of Academic Affairs oversees and provides campus leadership for the academic enterprise at IUPUI? The following colleges, schools, and academic support units comprise Academic Affairs at IUPUI.

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