Category: On the Move

Risa Wechsler

Risa Wechsler named director of KIPAC

by Manuel Gnida on July 31, 2018 4:30 pm
RISA WECHSLER has been appointed director of the Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology (KIPAC), a joint institute of the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and Stanford University. On Sept. 15, she’ll take over from TOM ABEL, whose five-year term at the helm of the institute is coming to an end. KIPAC was… Read more Risa Wechsler named director of KIPAC
David Lobell

David Lobell appointed new director of FSE

by Michelle Horton on July 11, 2018 4:30 pm
The Center on Food Security and the Environment (FSE) is pleased to announce Professor DAVID B. LOBELL will step in as director Sept. 1, 2018. Lobell succeeds ROSAMOND L. NAYLOR who has been the director since FSE’s inception in 2005. “I am thrilled to be able to pass the leadership of FSE to the next generation. David… Read more David Lobell appointed new director of FSE
Susan Calandra

Susan Calandra, Stanford's head of finance, to retire

by Kathleen J. Sullivan on July 10, 2018 4:30 pm
After a 25-year career at Stanford, SUSAN CALANDRA, senior associate vice president for finance, will retire later this year. Calandra leads the Financial Management Services organization, which includes the Office of the Treasurer, Procurement, the Controller’s Office, Global Business Services, and Financial Management Consulting and Support. After joining Stanford as associate controller in August 1993,… Read more Susan Calandra, Stanford's head of finance, to retire
MLB draft, Hoerner, Bubic

Five Cardinal selected in the Major League Baseball draft

by Stanford Athletics on June 11, 2018 3:37 pm
Five Cardinal were selected in the 2018 Major League Baseball draft, which was held June 4, 5 and 6. NICO HOERNER, middle infielder for the Cardinal men’s baseball team, was picked 24th overall in the first round by the Chicago Cubs. Hoerner is an American studies major who was an All-Pac-12 selection for the second straight… Read more Five Cardinal selected in the Major League Baseball draft
Bina Pulkit Patel

Bina Pulkit Patel named director of Counseling and Psychological Services

by Elaine Ray on June 10, 2018 11:47 am
BINA PULKIT PATEL, assistant director of clinical services for the Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) department at Vaden Health Center, has been named the next director of CAPS. She begins her new role July 16. Patel has served in her current position since 2016, taking a leadership role in the oversight of clinical care and… Read more Bina Pulkit Patel named director of Counseling and Psychological Services

Knight Journalism Fellows announced for 2018-19

by Knight Journalism Fellowships at Stanford on June 6, 2018 1:29 pm
A diverse group of journalism innovators, entrepreneurs and leaders from around the world will make up the 2018-19 class of JOHN S. KNIGHT (JSK) JOURNALISM FELLOWS at Stanford. “Our next class of fellows includes people leading significant change at every level of journalism, from engaging members of the public through exceptional reporting projects to running… Read more Knight Journalism Fellows announced for 2018-19
Russell Furr

Russell Furr appointed associate vice provost and director of Environmental Health and Safety

by Office of the Dean of Research on May 16, 2018 2:39 pm
RUSSELL FURR has been appointed associate vice provost and director of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) by ANN ARVIN, vice provost and dean of research. Furr’s appointment is effective July 1. Since 2015, Furr has served as deputy director of EH&S and director of research safety at Stanford. He has more than 20 years’ experience in… Read more Russell Furr appointed associate vice provost and director of Environmental Health and Safety
Justin Reid

Four Cardinal selected in the National Football League draft

by Stanford Athletics on April 30, 2018 2:34 pm
Four Cardinal were selected in the National Football League draft, which was held April 26, 27 and 28. JUSTIN REID, who plays strong safety, was selected with the 68th overall pick of the NFL Draft by the Houston Texans. Reid is a management science and engineering major who was first among Pac-12 players and 11th… Read more Four Cardinal selected in the National Football League draft
A close up of Stanford football player Bryce Love

Bryce Love named Heisman Trophy finalist

by Stanford Athletics on December 4, 2017 4:18 pm
Junior running back and human biology major BRYCE LOVE was named a Heisman Trophy finalist by the Heisman Trophy Trust on Monday, Dec. 4. Love is one of three finalists, including Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield and Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson. The Heisman winner will be announced Saturday evening on ESPN. The Heisman Memorial Trophy annually… Read more Bryce Love named Heisman Trophy finalist
Phil Pizzo

Stanford Distinguished Careers Institute accepts fourth cohort

by Kristin Goldthorpe on October 16, 2017 3:45 pm
Twenty-seven people from across the United States and abroad will arrive on campus in January to take part in the STANFORD DISTINGUISHED CAREERS INSTITUTE, a year-long program focused on helping people discern their purpose for the next phase of their lives, build new communities and networks and recalibrate their health and wellness. Fourteen of the… Read more Stanford Distinguished Careers Institute accepts fourth cohort