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Welcome to the Office for Faculty!

Located in Academic Affairs and led by Associate Vice President Sarah Projansky, we assist with issues related to all categories of faculty and postdoctoral fellows including:

  1. Office for Faculty Newsletters
  2. COVID-19
    1. ***January 2022 Instructional Guidelines***
    2. Faculty/Instructor Dialogues
    3. Teaching Resources
      1. Contact Tracing Flow Chart
      2. Teaching During the Pandemic: Tips from Across Campus
    4. Resources and Articles
      1. @theU-'New Normal' Brings Hope and Fear
    5. International Travel Restrictions Exception Requests
    6. COVID-19 In-person Event Guidelines - Spring 2022
  3. Hiring
    1. Equity & Inclusion in Diversity Faculty Hiring - September 1, 2021 Memo from SVP Reed
    2. Strategic Hiring & Retention Plan (Updated 10/12/21)
    3. Faculty Hiring Guide (Uploaded 10/12/21 & Revised 2/14/22)
    4. Faculty Advertising Venues
    5. Search Committee Training Beta Testing (Updated 10/12/21)
    6. ***Faculty Recruitment & Search Process Updates (Updated 2/17/22)***
    7. ***Faculty Search Update Portal Guidelines (Updated 2/17/22)***
    8. ***Reference Attestation Form (Updated 2/17/22)***
    9. Waiver of Recruitment Procedure - Tenure-line Faculty
    10. Waiver of Recruitment Procedure - Career-line Faculty
    11. Appointments of Faculty to Administrative Positions
  4. Leaves & Retirements
  5. Reviews (RPT)
    1. CAC Roles & Responsibilities - PowerPoint from 11/2/2021
  6. Faculty & Administrator Support & Training Program (F.A.S.T.)
    1. F.A.S.T. Event Sign-up
  7. Faculty Appointments
  8. General Conflict Resolution
    1.  University of Utah Faculty Ombuds
    2. University of Utah Office of the Ombuds Charter
  9. Student and Teaching Resources
  10. Family & Child Care Resources
    1. Additional Parenting Resources

We have several people in our office who are available to help answer your questions:

To make an appointment with Associate Vice President Projansky, please contact Tiffany Huber (801.581.6574).

If you have questions for the new Assistant Vice President for Faculty Equity and Diversity Myra Washington, please contact her via email at: For an appointment, please contact Tiffany Huber  (801.581.6574).

If you have a question about faculty appointments/epafs, please contact Amy Collins (801.585.5355).

For questions regarding faculty hiring/PeopleAdmin, please contact Cami Rives at (801.581.8196).

For questions about add comps and Interfolio help, please contact Melissa Dowdle (801.581.6294).

If you need help with any kind of faculty reviews, academic misconduct, or process questions, please contact our new Director, Office for Faculty Administration, Cami Rives.

Questions about University Policy and Rules as well as policy revisions are handled by our new Director, University & Academic Affairs Policy Administration, Trina Rich (801.581.6690).

Finally, if you are in need of an independent faculty member who provides strictly confidential, impartial and informal conflict resolution and problem-solving services, please contact Maureen Condic.

If you need any kind of assistance, we can always be reached at 801.581.8763.