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Faculty Excellence is committed to supporting and strengthening faculty through recruitment, development, and retention of outstanding scholars and educators.
We promote the growth of academic leaders through professional development opportunities and institutional policies designed to strengthen our collective faculty who advance UCF’s mission of discovery, learning, and engagement.
We believe a great university is built by great faculty and we’re here to help you at every step.
UCF Researchers Earn Top Rankings
The rankings appear in a new study that used citation metrics to help gauge scientific impact in a broad range of fields.
The UCF researchers in the top 25 of scientists in their field based on a career of research are: Mohamed Abdel-Aty, Peter A. Hancock and Demetrios N. Christodoulides. The rankings were published recently in the journal PLOS Biology. Congratulations!
Inclusive Excellence is at the core of UCF’s mission to recruit, cultivate and retain exceptional diverse faculty, students and staff. Faculty Excellence has created resources for inclusive teaching practices and diverse faculty searches to make UCF an equitable and inclusive working and learning environment.
UCF Researcher Aims to Preserve Astronauts’ Muscle Function in Space
With approximately one-third the gravity of Earth, going to Mars puts people at risk for loss of muscle mass, strength and endurance.
UCF Funds Second Round of $1 million SEED Initiative to Support Faculty Research
Thirty-seven teams are warded grants to investigate a variety of research including the use of artificial intelligence to improve battery performance and gaming to develop…