A rain garden on UW Tacoma's segment of the Prairie Line Trail treats stormwater from a 42-acre area above campus. Here's how it works.
Academic Human Resources (Faculty HR)
UW Tacoma is committed to fostering a community of educators who are dedicated to creating the best possible learning experience for our students. Achieving this goal requires employing quality faculty and motivated academic staff.
Academic HR News
Congratulations to the following faculty on their recent award to promotion and/or tenure:
Awarded Tenure and Promoted to Associate Professor
Sushil Oswal, School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences
Jenny Sheng, Institute of Technology
Arindam Tripathy, Milgard School of Business
Anne Wessells, Urban Studies
Promoted from Full-Time Lecturer to Senior Lecturer
Teresa Holt-Schaad, Social Work Program
Congratulations to the following faculty that will be recognized at the Spring Celebration:
Distinguished Teaching Award:
Ellen Moore, School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences
Distinguished Research Award:
Peter Horak, School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences
Community Engagement Award:
Marcy Stein, Diane Kinder and Kathy Zapp, Education
Michael Kula, School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Science
Open Faculty Positions
Information about current positions seeking applicants is located on the UW Academic Human Resources website. Find detailed information HERE.
Dr. Dinglasan-Panlilio, IAS
Dr. Michael Forman, IAS
Dr. Donald Chinn, Institute of Technology
Dr. Tom Diehm, Danelle Dauron, Dr. Marjorie Dobratz
Dr. Alexis Wilson, Nursing
UW Tacoma's Pacific Avenue retail space will be completely full for the first time by the end of summer 2015.
Zombie steroids; shoreline armoring; African elephants; microplastics; diving ducks - just a few of the topics in the latest eNews from UW Tacoma's Puget Sound Institute.
Staff on the Tacoma campus recently participated in the UW-Wide Stair Challenge, and share their thoughts on the experience.
Marian Harris, associate professor of social work, will be honored by her alma mater, the Smith College School for Social Work, with its Day-Garrett Medal.