The mission of Faculty Affairs is to help units across the campus attract and retain excellent faculty by championing diversity and equity efforts and providing opportunities for faculty development. We seek to ensure fairness in the implementation of university policies and practices and strive for an inclusive climate of advancement and growth for all faculty.
The ELI is a 3-year pilot program to support and develop experiential learning opportunities for undergraduate students at UT Austin. Led by Dr. Hillary Hart, ELI provides monetary support for faculty members to work with on-campus course designers to develop experiential learning opportunities in new or existing courses.
The OpEd Project - Public Voices Thought Leadership Fellowship Program works to dramatically increase the influence of women and minority faculty thought leaders, and to ensure their ideas shape the important conversations of our age.