Academic Affairs
Chris Finelli

June 5, 2019 - Christopher M. Finelli, professor of marine biology and interim chair of the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, has been named dean of the UNCW Graduate School. His appointment is effective July 1. “As a doctoral university with high research activity, it is critical we have proven innovative academic leaders, and I am delighted we have secured Chris for this key position,” said Provost Marilyn Sheerer. “I want to...more

Jeanine Minge

May 28, 2019 - After a national search, Jeanine M. Mingé has been appointed to the position of associate vice chancellor for community engagement at UNCW, the university announced today. Mingé, who will begin her new role July 15, 2019, is coming to UNCW from a similar position at California State University, Northridge. In this position, Mingé will oversee...more

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Memorial Day Message from the Office of Military Affairs - Memorial Day is a federal holiday designed to give Americans the time to reflect upon and honor the sacrifices of those who gave their lives through military service that we might continue the great American experiment. Some of us choose to participate in Memorial day events (find a ceremony here), while others...more

Hoggard Hall
April 18, 2019—The search committee for the University Associate Provost of Research and Innovation announced today that finalists will visit campus and present open forums beginning May 7. The candidates will address a variety of topics including their leadership approach during UNCW's transition to our R2 status, and...more


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