December 18, 2013
Chances are most graduate students are under an enormous amount of pressure right now. End of semester deadlines and holiday stresses are piling up. Add to that the intense fatigue and isolation that sometimes accompany graduate work and it can feel like there’s no way out. If you or anyone you know is feeling anxious […]
November 20, 2013
To honor and encourage the considerable efforts and accomplishments of faculty who consistently serve as effective mentors of graduate students and postdoctoral scholars, The Graduate School established a Distinguished Mentor Award in 2006 for faculty from any discipline. Nominations are due December 20, 2013. For full details visit: http://gradschool.utah.edu/mentor-award/
October 24, 2013
The National Science Foundation’s Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) helps ensure the vitality of the human resource base of science and engineering in the United States and reinforces its diversity. The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based master’s and doctoral degrees at […]
September 26, 2013
The University of Utah has now joined the Oakridge Associated Universities (ORAU) group. This provides many opportunities for graduate student and postdoc fellowships, faculty/student/post doc research experiences, sabbaticals, & internships. Just a lot of opportunities. ORAU administers these programs for a variety of federal agencies including DOD (AF, Navy, Army, etc.), NASA, national labs, etc. […]
September 11, 2013
We would like to welcome David Sallay as our new assistant thesis editor. David received an MEd in foreign language education from the University of Pittsburgh. Before coming to the University of Utah, he spent two years teaching in Hungary and five years teaching English and writing at Qatar University.
August 8, 2013
Have a new Director of Graduate Studies? Make sure they’re registered with the graduate school for updates, meeting announcements, and other news they’ll need! Visit http://gradschool.utah.edu/directors-of-graduate-studies/ and click the link to submit new DoGS information.
June 26, 2013
A brief interview with Dave Kieda posted on KUER: http://www.kuer.org/post/new-u-grad-school-dean
June 3, 2013
Interim Senior Vice President Michael Hardman has announced the appointment of Dr. David Kieda as the Dean of the Graduate School effective August 1, 2013. Dr. Kieda is currently Professor and Chair of the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the U and an internationally known researcher on the use of astronomical telescopes and observations […]
June 3, 2013
Kathryn Stockton, Distinguished Professor of English, was awarded the Rosenblatt Prize for Excellence. Presented annually to a faculty member who displays excellence in teaching, research and administrative efforts, the Rosenblatt Prize for Excellence is the University of Utah’s most prestigious award. Read more…
May 6, 2013
The University of Utah Graduate School and the Office of Equity and Diversity are collaborating on the Graduate Preparation Institute (GPI). Students involved in the GPI program come from across the country to prepare for and learn about graduate school in STEM fields. Click here for more information.