Division of Academic Affairs
The Division of Academic Affairs, under the leadership of the Provost and Senior Vice President, is responsible for establishing academic priorities and the allocation of resources to support those priorities.
Dean Search Underway
The University of West Florida is currently conducting a search for the position of Dean of the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (CASSH). For more information about the position, qualifications and application, search commmittee, or search timeline, please visit the CASSH Dean Search page.
Tenure and Promotion Awarded
In 2023, the University of West Florida Board of Trustees approved tenure for 12 university faculty members. Additionally, President Martha Saunders awarded promotion to 27 faculty members.
Meet the Provost
Dr. Gary Liguori serves as the University's chief academic officer as provost and senior vice president. Dr. Liguori comes to UWF from the University of Rhode Island, where he was the founding dean of the College of Health Sciences.
Center for Teaching, Learning, and Technology Faculty Support
The Center for Teaching, Learning, and Technology (CTLT) is here to help faculty explore innovative strategies, create transformative learning environments, and share research-based quality and inclusive teaching practices that can benefit all UWF students in all learning modalities.
LEAD (Leadership, Enhancement, Activities & Development)
The University of West Florida offers high-level leadership development opportunities for faculty and staff members. LEAD, or Leadership, Enhancement, Activities & Development, fosters a community of leaders by encouraging team building through structured personal and interpersonal development. Each aspect of the program allows faculty and staff members to consider new ways of thinking through constructive, hands-on opportunities.
The program is led by Dr. Athena du Pré, Distinguished University Professor.
Tue, 28 Nov 2023 14:37:17 +0000Tue, 28 Nov 2023 14:37:17 +0000Lifelong scientist and accomplished businessman the late Dr. Frank Silver established Dr. Frank and Dale Silver Distinguished Chemistry Endowment
Tue, 08 Aug 2023 13:30:00 +0000Tue, 08 Aug 2023 13:30:00 +0000UWF Center for Cybersecurity awarded $2.5 million expansion grant, highlighted by White House in national strategy, roundtable event
Thu, 22 Jun 2023 17:39:59 +0000Thu, 22 Jun 2023 17:39:59 +0000UWF excels in metrics measuring high-impact practices, retention and median wages of graduates in Board of Governors’ performance metrics