Category: On the Move

Mark Cullen

Mark Cullen named Stanford's senior associate vice provost for research

by Nathan Collins on November 27, 2018 3:56 pm
  MARK CULLEN, professor of medicine and senior associate dean of research in the School of Medicine, has been named senior associate vice provost for research. In the new role, Cullen will advise Dean of Research and Vice Provost KAM MOLER on university-wide research policy and compliance issues as well as develop strategy for the… Read more Mark Cullen named Stanford's senior associate vice provost for research
Stanford Redwood City

Stanford Redwood City staff members get a taste – literally – of their new workplace

by Kate Chesley on November 8, 2018 3:24 pm
LISA SIMPSON was hoping at least 500 of the 2,300 staff members moving to the new Stanford Redwood City campus would come to the Thursday resource fair designed to give people a taste of their new work place. By noon, the number of fair participants had easily exceeded 500 with still two more hours of… Read more Stanford Redwood City staff members get a taste – literally – of their new workplace
Glade Dlott

Graduate student Glade Dlott receives award to study soil microbes at national lab

by Taylor Kubota on October 2, 2018 2:36 pm
In only a handful of soil, you hold thousands – or even tens of thousands – of different kinds of bacteria and fungi. These microbes break down waste, help nutrients cycle through ecosystems and serve as food sources for other microscopic soil dwellers, like protists, mites and nematodes. Although we are certain that microbes in… Read more Graduate student Glade Dlott receives award to study soil microbes at national lab
Richard Thompson Ford

New resident fellows appointed in Arroyo and Kimball halls

by Kate Chesley on September 16, 2018 10:16 am
New resident fellows will be overseeing activities in Arroyo and Kimball halls beginning this fall. Arroyo is an all-first-year residence located in the Wilbur Hall complex. It houses 85 first-year students. Kimball Hall is an arts and performance theme house located on the east side of campus in the Gerhard Casper Quad housing 212 upper-class… Read more New resident fellows appointed in Arroyo and Kimball halls
Brenda McComb

New student affairs professionals and ombudsperson join Stanford

by Alex Kekauoha on September 13, 2018 3:03 pm
Stanford recently welcomed several new staff in Student Affairs and the Ombuds Office. Among them is BRENDA MCCOMB, who joined the university as interim associate vice provost and dean of students. McComb comes to Stanford from Oregon State University, where she held several positions, including dean of the Graduate School and senior vice provost for academic affairs.… Read more New student affairs professionals and ombudsperson join Stanford
NFL

Where are they now?

by Stanford Athletics on August 20, 2018 2:22 pm
With the National Football League’s preseason underway, Stanford Athletics catches up with 35 former Cardinal football players now playing professional football. Among those highlighted is ZACH ERTZ, a tight end who helped the Philadelphia Eagles win the Super Bowl last year. Among other former Cardinal stars, Indianapolis Colts quarterback ANDREW LUCK is returning to the… Read more Where are they now?
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