Faculty & Staff

Lisa Lapin appointed vice president for communications

Lisa Lapin, associate vice president for university communications at Stanford University since 2008, has been promoted to a new post as vice president for university communications, effective November 21.

Faculty Senate reaffirms its commitment to an open and inclusive community

The speakers at the Nov. 10 Faculty Senate meeting included Persis Drell, dean of the School of Engineering; Provost John Etchemendy; and Sean Bogle, associate director of the Office of Community Standards, who encouraged faculty to volunteer for the office’s judicial process.

Zacharias outlines Stanford UHR’s strategic plan

Elizabeth Zacharias joined Stanford a little over a year ago as vice president for human resources. She offers advice to other newly hired staff members and outlines her plans for human resources management at Stanford.

Stanford urges email security vigilance

Recent “spear phishing” emails targeting members of the Stanford community provide a reminder of the importance of good email security practices.

Report of the President

The Academic Council Professoriate appointments, promotions, and reappointments for the periods indicated were reviewed by the Advisory Board of the Academic Council on May 31, June 14, June 21, July 19, July 16, August 16 and August 30, 2016, and were approved by the President.