Oct 13, 2015
The winners of the 2015 Research Leadership Awards, Professor Dornith Doherty of Studio Art and Professor Armin Mikler of Computer Science and Engineering, each discussed their research at the Salute to Faculty Excellence in Research and Creative Activity on September 30, 2015. Click here for video.
Sep 25, 2015
Earning tenure is certainly a noteworthy milestone, but it is important to think beyond this milestone to a next one – promotion to Professor (and even greater success as a faculty member). On Tuesday, October 6, a session called “Beyond Tenure” was held. Three senior faculty members shared ideas on pathways to success, and how to begin planning and preparing now for this next step. Watch the recorded workshop here.
Aug 25, 2015
UNT's highly successful Emeritus College (EC) would like to invite faculty and qualified graduate students to teach in the Spring 2016 session. The Emeritus College is in its 7th year offering non-credit classes specifically designed for adults 50 and older. The mission of the Emeritus College is to provide a broad range of educational activities and intellectual stimulation for faculty and the community. The classes are an excellent way to showcase the exciting work going on at UNT.
Aug 24, 2015
The 2015-2016 edition of the Teaching Excellence Handbook has been released. This handbook serves as an important resource for faculty who are responsible for instructional activities at UNT. In this comprehensive guide, we have compiled important university information and helpful tips that will assist you in carrying out your teaching responsibilities. Whether you are a first-time Lecturer or an experienced Full Professor, we hope that this handbook is a useful aid.
Aug 6, 2015
As part of this year's First Flight Week, faculty are invited to interact with incoming students in a low stress environment during lunch in the dining halls. This will be an opportunity for students and faculty to connect with each other prior to the start of the fall semester. As faculty, you may be asked questions about what students can expect in their first classes, or the students may just want to learn more about you. You may also learn something about the students!
Dr. Saraju Mohanty Serves as the Chair of the Technical Committee on Very Large Scale Integration (TCVLSI)
Jun 22, 2015
Dr. Saraju Mohanty has been appointed to serve as the Chair of the Technical Committee on Very Large Scale Integration (TCVLSI) for the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
Jun 5, 2015
The Office for Faculty Success is accepting nominations for the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Stipend Program for projects beginning May 2016.
Apr 30, 2015
The new Global Flex Award provides U.S. academics and professionals with the flexibility to engage in advanced regional or trans-regional research and/or teaching. As a truly worldwide award, U.S. scholars will be able to collaborate and engage in scholarly activities in two or three countries, in one or more regions.
Apr 24, 2015
Call for Creative Educators to Become Faculty Fellowsto Participate in AAC&U’s LEAP Texas Faculty Collaboratives ProjectSee here: http://leaptx.org/faculty-collaboratives-project/
Apr 14, 2015
The Teaching Excellence Seminar (TES) is held at the beginning of each long semester and is intended to educate and inform new instructors about UNT policies and best practices in teaching and learning. This year, it will be held on August 20th from 7:30 am - 12:00 pm in the UNT Gateway Center Ballroom.
Apr 10, 2015
This semester, the students in Dr. Audhesh Paswan's Marketing Research class are working on a live project for the American Petroleum Institute (API). The aim of this project is to increase awareness and change attitude about jobs in the Oil and Natural Gas Industry.
Apr 7, 2015
The UNT Foundation is pleased to announce the Outstanding Lecturer Award.
Apr 7, 2015
As per UNT Policy 15.2.16, pre-finals week refers to the seven calendar days preceding the final week of each fall and spring semester and is designated so that students can adequately prepare for their final exams.
Apr 6, 2015
UNT International announces Fulbright Grant Informational Meetings for Students and Scholars. The meetings will be held on April 15, 2015 and April 23, 2015 in Sycamore Hall 270 from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. For more information you can contact Mary Beth Butler at firstname.lastname@example.org or 940.369.5264.
Mar 26, 2015
The 2015 University Forum on Teaching & Learning (UFTL) takes place on Friday, April 10, 2015 from 8:30 am – 12 Noon in the Gateway Center Ballroom. Breakfast is provided. The half-day event is free and open to full-time faculty, staff, and TAs/TFs. Renowned educator and theorist George Siemens, Ph.D. will deliver the keynote address Learning Analytics: Advancing the Science of Learning at 9am and will be followed by two UNT faculty-led interactive panel discussions.
Mar 3, 2015
The Charn Uswachoke International Development Fund (Charn Fund) is a generous endowment from Mr. Charn Uswachoke, an alumnus from Thailand. The long-term goal of the endowment is to drive international impact in UNT’s classrooms.
Feb 24, 2015
The workshop has been cancelled for Tuesday, February 24th due to the weather. Please check back for a rescheduled date. Thank you! Learn how to write a successful grant proposal from UNT's top researchers. Topics will include insights into the peer review process, addressing, 'broader impacts,' as well as insider tips for creating a competitive application.
Feb 3, 2015
Dec 4, 2014
Scientists at the University of North Texas have the inside scoop on Santa's new, light-weight sleigh technology and his plans to use wormholes to deliver gifts even fas
Oct 16, 2014
The UNT-UAEM Joint Seed Fund for Innovation is a continuation of the Joint UAEM-UNT Research Seed Funding Program that was established in 2010. The Fund aims to support innovative academic and research collaborations between UAEM and UNT. The Fund includes the following program priorities:
Oct 9, 2014
UNT’s Incentives for Global Research Opportunities (I-GRO) was created to promote high quality, mutually beneficial global research collaborations that result in scholarly output, leveraged resources and access to talent and/or unique capabilities that benefit the research environment at the University of North Texas. I-GRO comprises the following three programs:
Oct 3, 2014
In support of the University’s vision of cultivating excellence in the next generation of scholars and leaders for the global community, the Global Affairs Committee (GAC), a Provost-appointed, university-wide advisory committee with membership including faculty, administrators, staff, and Student Government Association, has established this Citation as follows:
Sep 30, 2014
The Salute to Faculty Excellence Awards Dinner and Ceremony was held on September 26, 2014 at Apogee Stadium. The 'green tie affair' honored faculty members for receiving tenure and promotion, emeritus faculty status and top awards including three cash awards funded by the UNT Foundation, a co-sponsor of the faculty showcase. The UNT Foundation presented the three top faculty awards to