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Tiger Leaders

Jon Simonsen, Associate Professor, Division of Applied Social Sciences, College of Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources Our featured faculty member from CAFNR is Associate Professor Dr. Jon Simonsen, agricultural education and leadership associate professor, director of graduate studies and department…

2021 Provost’s & Chancellor’s Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2021 Provost’s & Chancellor’s Award Winners Chancellor’s Award for Outstanding Research & Creative Activity This award gives special recognition to MU faculty members who are still in the developmental phases of their careers, have made outstanding contributions…

Helping Preserve News for the Digital Age

Congratulations to the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute and the University of Missouri Libraries on a new report, Endangered but not too late: The State of Digital News Preservation, released in May 2021, funded by a grant from The Andrew…

In the Midst of What Matters at Mizzou

We continue to feature members of the Mizzou community who have shown extraordinary leadership and adaptability over the last year. Dima Dandachi, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine Dr. Dandachi is the Medical…

Updated Office of the Provost Website

The Office of the Provost website has been updated with a new look and reorganized so content is easier to find. One of the new features includes a section called Faculty Development on the main menu across the top of…

College of Engineering Dean Announcement

Dear colleagues, It is my pleasure to announce that Dr. Noah D. Manring has been appointed as the dean of the College of Engineering, effective May 1. For over two decades, Dr. Manring has been a crucial part of distinguishing…

Distinguished MU professor wins SEC award

Kenneth Sher receives SEC Faculty Achievement award in recognition of his 40 years of work in the Department of Psychological Sciences. Read more about the award at Show Me Mizzou.

Update on College of Human Environmental Sciences (HES)

Dear Colleagues, As you know, since our announcement on Feb. 8, we have been working with the departments in the College of Human Environmental Sciences (HES) to ensure that they transition into the colleges that are best suited to their…

Student Feedback

The Office of the Provost asked schools and colleges to send us positive messages about faculty they have received from students. Below are a few that demonstrate the dedication of our faculty in these unprecedented times.  Jacqueline Limberg, Nutrition

Profiles of Excellence

Continuing our series of profiles of a faculty member and staff member, we focus on two who demonstrate adaptability, leadership, and teamwork–Dr. Tim Lewis and Sheena Rice.  Tim Lewis, Special Education Because Dr. Tim Lewis directs the University…