As UW Tacoma's new Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Melissa Lavitt will have a key role spurring the academic development of the institution.
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
Milgard School of Business Alumnus Jason Atherton developed a new retail concept for a 1,100-year-old product.
Social Work Assistant Professor Gillian L. Marshall has received a prestigious five-year NIH Mentored Research Scientist Career Development Award to study financial strain in older adults.
A magazine profile of the Institute of Technology sheds light on why downtown Tacoma is one of 12 neighborhoods across the U.S. about to "blow up."