Hires & Promotions

Driven by relationships

The new director of the LGBT Resource Center lays out her approach to building community and driving the center forward.

Utah women’s tennis head coach named

Ric Mortera set to bring Power Five experience to Utah.

Interim chair of the Department of Physics & Astronomy appointed

Professor Christoph Boehme was appointed as the interim chair of the Department of Physics & Astronomy, effective July 1, 2019.

Utah gymnastics announced new creative content manager

The addition of Misty-Jade Carlson rounds out head coach Tom Farden’s 2019-20 staff.

Associate dean of faculty affairs for the College of Science appointed

Pearl Sandick from the Department of Physics & Astronomy was appointed as the new associate dean of faculty affairs in the College of Science, effective July 1, 2019.

Interim chair of the Department of Psychiatry at the School of Medicine appointed

James Ashworth, M.D., was appointed as interim chair of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Utah School of Medicine, effective July 1, 2019.

Andrew Patrick Nelson joins the U

The Department of Film & Media Arts welcomes new leadership.

New Board of Trustees member

The Utah Senate confirmed Randy Shumway as the newest member of the U’s Board of Trustees, effective July 1, 2019.

Jennifer Mayer-Glenn joins the U

The U appoints a new director of University Neighborhood Partners and special assistant to the president for campus-community partnerships.

New to U public safety

Eight new members have been added to the U’s Department of Public Safety, including a detective specializing in interpersonal violence and a victim advocate.