Office of the Provost

Wilson Hall, Suite 3000
371 Wilson Boulevard
Rochester, MI 48309-4486
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(248) 370-2190

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Faculty Affairs

Faculty Affairs within the Provost’s Office facilitates, supports, and elevates the accomplishments of our faculty. This website connects faculty to important resources as they relate to teaching, creative activities and scholarship, community engagement, DEI, professional development, faculty recruitment, tenure and promotion, and more.

The Office is led by Dr. Nivedita Mukherji (, Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs, and is administratively supported by Kathy Dailey (

In the News

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Yang Xia

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Richard Olawoyin

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Jun Chen

Yang Xia , Distinguished Professor of Physics, was named a Fellow of the Orthopaedic Research Society.

Richard Olawoyin , Associate Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering, was appointed Chair of ABET's IDEA Council. He has also been named a Fulbright Scholar for 2022-23.

Jun Chen , Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, is the winner of NSF's Career Award.

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