Academic Appointments

The Office of Academic Appointments supports the academic strategy by supporting the Provost and Deans with respect to academic recruitment,  appointments, reappointments, tenure, promotion, cross-school appointments, and leaves. The Office provides administrative oversight for faculty, research and academic staff evaluations and review, as well as promotion processes.  

Key People

Faculty and Academic Appointments

Luisa Vallory

Assistant Director, Academic HR

Academic HR Partner, Social Science Division

Leigh Watts

Assistant Director, Community Outreach

Academic HR Partner, Affiliated Faculty and January Term

Paola Baba

Academic HR Partner, Engineering Division, Library, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Scholars Program, Academic

Danielle Thebus

Academic HR Partner, Arts and Humanities Division

Felicity Harding

Administrative Coordinator

Research Appointments

Jovita Fernando

Manager, Office of Research Appointments

Academic HR Partner, Research Institute