UC Riverside Academic Senate


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2018 Faculty Research Lecture

The Riverside Division of the Academic Senate of the University of California is pleased to present the 66th annual Faculty Research Lecture

Are We Alone?
A Geologist's Journey from Deep Time to Deep Space

To be given by:

Timothy W. Lyons
Distinguished Professor of Biogeochemistry, Department of Earth Sciences Director, Alternative Earths Astrobiology Center

Date: Friday, June 8, 2018
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Genomics Auditorium, Room 1102A

Livestream Link: Link

Information on Chancellor 5 Year Review

April 10, 2018

Dear Colleagues,

I am writing to invite all Academic Senate members to participate in the five-year campus stewardship review of Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox.

A letter from UC President Janet Napolitano, the review criteria, and a report from Chancellor Wilcox (describing his major accomplishments, the state of the campus, and his aspirations for the campus) are linked below. You may submit your feedback through May 10, 2018, via the confidential UC (systemwide) Academic Senate email address:


Alternatively, you may send your input via hardcopy by mailing to:

Systemwide Academic Senate
ATTN: Hilary Baxter, Executive Director
University of California
1111 Franklin St., 12th Floor
Oakland, CA 94607-5200

The feedback process has been designed to assure confidentiality. To this end, the Systemwide Academic Senate Executive Director (Hilary Baxter) will redact identifying information contained in your e-mail (e-mail header and signature block) or letter (letter head, address and signature block)

Dylan Rodriguez
Academic Senate, Riverside Division

Letter from UC President Janet Napolitano
Criteria to Guide Chancellor Review Committees
Report from UCR Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox

Riverside Division Meetings

The following meetings will be held at 2:10pm in Genomics Auditorium, Room 1102A:

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