Recruit and retain the best faculty and staff

Luc Quenneville, Scott Thorpe, and Jen Almeida accept certificates from president Robert Gordon.The Print Shop team received a service excellence award in January 2020. From left: Luc Quenneville, Scott Thorpe, and Jen Almeida accept certificates from president Robert Gordon.

Faculty and staff invited to join online celebration of Employee Recognition Awards

The campus community is invited to a virtual presentation of the Employee Recognition Awards on Feb. 25.

K.W. Michael SiuA study by researchers at Stanford University looked at the citation records dating back to 1965 of nearly 7 million academics living and dead around the world. K.W. Michael Siu, UWindsor’s vice-president, research and innovation, said he is delighted 28 professors from the University of Windsor ranked in the top two per cent in their respective disciplines.

UWindsor researchers listed among top academics in their fields

A list of the world’s top academics includes 28 from the University of Windsor.

UWindsor engineering professor Narayan KarUWindsor engineering professor Narayan Kar is a leading expert in electric vehicle motors, drives and other powertrain components. Dr. Kar has been awarded a National Research Chair, a position that comes with $200,000 in annual funding.

Engineering prof named Canada Research Chair in electrified vehicles

UWindsor engineering professor Narayan Kar has been awarded a National Research Chair, which comes with $200,000 in annual funding.

Marcus DroverHis work developing cleaner energy sources has earned UWindsor professor Marcus Drover the 2020 John Charles Polanyi Prize in Chemistry.

Cleaner energy work earns recognition for science researcher

His work developing cleaner energy sources has earned UWindsor professor Marcus Drover the 2020 John Charles Polanyi Prize in Chemistry.

Appointments fill executive vacancies

Daniella Beaulieu has accepted an appointment to the Office of the Provost as executive director, academic initiatives, beginning January 2021. Her move is part of a re-organization in the Office of the Provost following the vacancy created by Bev Hamilton’s departure to take on the role of chief of staff in the Office of the President.

Denice Shuker has accepted the position of interim executive director, academic and staff relations, in Human Resources effective Jan. 18, 2021. This portfolio includes the areas of responsibility currently held by Beaulieu.