Faculty: Get Support and Grow Impact by Joining a STEM Ed Task Force

Looking for faculty career development, funding, training or outreach opportunities? Join a STEM Ed Task Force. “Our Task Forces bring together diverse voices from the campus community,” said Katie Kavanagh, Director of Clarkson’s Institute for STEM Education, “creating new ideas to help Clarkson faculty to solve problems and meet their goals.”  Read on to find … Continue reading Faculty: Get Support and Grow Impact by Joining a STEM Ed Task Force

Michelle Crimi Appointed Interim Dean of the Graduate School

The Office of the Provost is pleased to announce that Michelle Crimi, Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering and Engineering & Management, has been appointed interim dean of the Graduate School, effective April 12, 2021. She will succeed Kerop Janoyan, who assumed the role of Provost at LaVerne University on April 5, 2021.  Under Janoyan’s … Continue reading Michelle Crimi Appointed Interim Dean of the Graduate School

Clarkson Professor Wins 2021 Perugia Press Prize

Rebecca Pelky, an assistant professor of film studies at Clarkson University, won the Perugia Press Prize for her story-in-poems called Through A Red Place. Pelky weaves into the collection her research into her Native and non-Native heritage in Wisconsin using archival documents and images of her ancestors. Written in English and Mohegan, Through a Red … Continue reading Clarkson Professor Wins 2021 Perugia Press Prize

Marlaina Martin, Candidate for Assistant Professor of African American or Indigenous American Studies

Job Talk Title:  Validly Undefined: Bodies, Catharsis, and Reflection in Black Women’s Media Production Job Talk Description: Cognizant of histories in which Black women’s bodies were not legally considered ‘their own,’ and of media systems that continue to widely discount and hypersexualize Black women characters, this presentation examines why and how some Black women media-makers … Continue reading Marlaina Martin, Candidate for Assistant Professor of African American or Indigenous American Studies

Scott Fulton to be Named Professor Emeritus at Clarkson University

Clarkson University Professor of Mathematics Scott R. Fulton has been named professor emeritus for exemplary service to the University. Formal recognition will take place at commencement, which is tentatively planned for this spring. Throughout the past 35 years, Fulton has accrued a distinguished record of excellence in research, teaching and service. Fulton has impacted several … Continue reading Scott Fulton to be Named Professor Emeritus at Clarkson University

FACULTY/STAFF OPEN FORUM – Candidate 3 for the position of Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences

The Clarkson University search committee for the new dean of the School of Arts and Sciences has selected four final candidates. The candidates will participate in virtual visits during the weeks of February 8 and February 15.  Each candidate virtual visit includes a presentation of each candidate’s vision for the future of the School as … Continue reading FACULTY/STAFF OPEN FORUM – Candidate 3 for the position of Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences

Clarkson Professor Appointed to AAQEP Board of Directors

Clarkson University Professor of Education Catherine Snyder has been named to the Board of Directors for the national accreditation agency: Association for Advancing Quality in Educator Preparation (AAQEP). The AAQEP was founded in 2017. It is a membership organization and quality assurance agency that provides accreditation services and formative support to all types of educator … Continue reading Clarkson Professor Appointed to AAQEP Board of Directors

Faculty Research Reminders and Notification

Week of February 1, 2021 – PLEASE NOTE: 2 Events Scheduled Below Research Coffee Hour – In this coffee hour we will discuss a number of initiatives in development with the internal Research Advisory Committee (iRAC), including a review of the draft revisions of the CU Discretionary Funds Use Guidance for faculty feedback, an upcoming pre-tenure faculty … Continue reading Faculty Research Reminders and Notification

Clarkson University Prof. Jeanna Matthews Named Vice Chair of IEEE Committee

Clarkson University Professor of Computer Science Jeanna N. Matthews has been named the vice chair of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) – USA AI Policy Committee. AI, or artificial intelligence, is the theory and development of computer systems that are able to perform tasks normally requiring human intelligence and is a rapidly … Continue reading Clarkson University Prof. Jeanna Matthews Named Vice Chair of IEEE Committee

14-Day Writing Challenge from NCFDD

Registration for the14-Day Writing Challenge is OPEN!  Whether you want to boost your writing productivity in 2021 or you just want to test-drive our productivity tracker, WriteNow, consider joining the Spring 14-Day Writing Challenge!  The 14-Day Writing Challenge is free to all members. Registration ends March 17 and the program runs from March 22 – April 4, 2021.  Experiment with daily writing, online community, and … Continue reading 14-Day Writing Challenge from NCFDD