Faculty & Staff

The crab fossil

UA Paleontologist Discovers Rare Soft Tissue in Fossil

Dr. Adiel Klompmaker discovered rarely seen soft tissue in a fossil of a crab that lived 75 million years ago.

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Q&A: Professor, Mentee Talk Benefits of Undergrad Research

Carter Pate found incredible learning opportunities in Dr. Aijun Song’s lab.

Ransom Wilson conducts rehearsal

New Endowed Chair Brings ‘Elevated Experience’ to Huxford Symphony

A world-renowned flutist and conductor returns to hometown for endowed faculty position.

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Global Conflict Response Focus of UA, U.S. Partnership

The UA Global Water Security Center’s agreement with the U.S. state department engages research focused on global conflict response.

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Innovative Peer Support Program Shows Early Success

The supplemental instruction program is all about students helping students.

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Faculty and Staff Accolades for Fall 2023

Faculty and staff have been busy this fall earning awards, publishing and creating art.

Denny Chimes on the Alabama campus

New Compensation and Classification Plan Coming 

As part of the ongoing HReimagined project, a new compensation and classification structure for staff is expected to begin in February.  

Supply chain and operations management professor and research Dr. Burcu Keskin poses for a photo in her office.

Supply Chain Researcher Honored with Blackmon-Moody Award

Dr. Burcu B. Keskin, an established supply chain and applied optimization researcher, received the prestigious award.

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New College of Education Dean Announced

Dr. Joyce Alexander will be the next dean of the College of Education.

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Q&A: Professor, Health Coach Shares the Power of Gratitude 

Dr. Abby Horton discusses why gratitude is good for our health, and how we can develop a grateful mindset.