Strengthen and support all UCF faculty in advancing our mission of discovery, learning, and engagement through strategic recruitment, development, and retention initiatives with a commitment to communication, recognition, inclusivity, and partnership.
Goal 1: Achieve the State of Florida Preeminence Benchmark of 6 National Academy Members.
Goal 2: Diversify our faculty through Inclusive Excellence.
Goal 3: Increase our tenure-earning and tenured faculty by 25%.
Goal 4: Strengthen and support UCF faculty through development, mentoring, leadership, recognition, and retention initiatives.
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IT Business Analyst
Academic Support Services
Christa Diercksen, Ph.D.
Coordinator, Instructor/Lecturer Excellence Program
COACHE Coordinator for Faculty Success Initiatives
Assistant Director, Academic Support Services - Awards
Debbie Hahs-Vaughn, Ph.D.
Assistant Vice Provost for Faculty Excellence
COACHE Coordinator for Promotion & Tenure and Awards
Ana Leon, Ph.D.
Interim Director, Faculty Success Initiatives
Administrative Assistant for the Center for Success of Women Faculty
Coordinator, Administrative Services
Faculty Excellence & UCF Global
Assistant to the Vice Provost
Blake Scott, Ph.D.
Faculty Excellence Faculty Fellow
Linda J. Walters, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Success of Women Faculty
Pegasus Professor of Biology