Office of Academic Affairs

Academic Affairs is one of five administrative divisions at UNC Charlotte.  The Office of Academic Affairs/Office of the Provost oversees all operations of the Division of Academic Affairs, providing administrative oversight and academic leadership.

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Latest News

Chancellor’s Speaker Series: Laura Linney
August 21, 2017
Thursday, October 19 2:15 – 3:15 PM Robinson Hall Faculty, staff and, students are encouraged to attend the 2017 Chancellor’s Speaker Series with award-winning actress Laura Linney on Thursday, October 19. The discussion will focus on Linney’s perspective on the value that art and creativity allows individuals to live and lead more fulfilling lives. Audience Q & A session will follow.

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Microsoft Advanced Excel - Upcoming 1 day Class
August 21, 2017
Are you ready to take your Microsoft Excel skills to the next level? This upcoming Advanced Excel course is designed for the experienced Excel user who wants to learn to integrate advanced features and maximize efficiency with Excel workbooks. Participants will build on existing skills to link data among Excel workbooks, create lookup formulas, build Frequency functions, protect formulas, create forms and templates, embed and link data among Office applications.

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Provost Joan Lorden and Dr. Jennifer Webb
Jennifer Webb Receives Bonnie Cone Early-Career Professorship
August 18, 2017
At the University Convocation held on August 17, 2017, Dr. Jennifer Webb from the Department of Psychological Science was named this year’s recipient of the Bonnie E. Cone Early-Career Professorship in Teaching.  Read the full news article on Inside UNC Charlotte.

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Faculty President Richard Leeman, Dr. Scott Kissau, and Provost Lorden (2017)
25 Faculty Members Promoted to Full Professor
August 18, 2017
At the University Convocation on August 17, 2017, twenty-five members of the faculty were recognized for their promotions to Full Professor.   At Convocation, each faculty member was presented with a Jefferson Cup, designed by Thomas Jefferson, founder of the University of Virginia.  The cups were engraved with the UNC Charlotte logo, the faculty member’s name, department, and the year 2017.

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8 Faculty Members Recognized for 25 Years of Service
August 18, 2017
At the University Convocation on August 17, 2017, eight members of the faculty were recognized for achieving 25 years of service to UNC Charlotte.

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