Deanna Barch, the Gregory B. Crouch Professor of Psychiatry and chair of the Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences will oversee academic policies and procedures that advance and support faculty development starting July 1, 2018. https://artsci.wustl.edu/ampersand/dean-schaal-announces-additions-senior-leadership
The Parental Leave Policy for full-time faculty was updated in March 2018. The policy now grants elgibility to both parents for full parental leave and grants a full semester of leave to all full-time non-tenure track faculty, among other changes. AWF advocated for the updated policy.
The Steering Committee for Diversity and Inclusion released a report to create a university wide plan for diversity.
Heather Woofter was named director for the Sam Fox School’s College of Architecture and Graduate School of Architecture & Urban Design effective July 1, 2017.
Heather Corcoran was named director of the Sam Fox School’s College & Graduate School of Art effective July 1, 2017.