Faculty & Staff

Report of the president: Appointments and promotions

The following Academic Council professoriate appointments, promotions and reappointments for the periods indicated were reviewed by the Advisory Board of the Academic Council were approved by the president.

Virtual parking permit system coming to campus

Physical parking permits for Stanford’s campus will be replaced by a virtual system over the coming months. Transportation planners believe the new system will be easier to use and more flexible for the campus community

Ku retires after 27 years leading technology transfer

Katharine Ku joined the Office of Technology Licensing in 1981 and became its executive director in 1991. After 27 years leading the effort to bring Stanford technologies to the world, she will retire June 1.

Faculty diversity in the spotlight at senate meeting

At Thursday’s meeting the Faculty Senate heard a report on initiatives aimed at increasing faculty diversity and a presentation of the annual report on faculty gains, losses and composition.