Halsey will provide strategic direction over university buildings and grounds, design and construction standards, and non-capital renovations. Halsey comes to Blacksburg from Washington, D.C., where she served as deputy superintendent of House Office Buildings.
A member of the Virginia Tech community since 1989, Allen has advanced critical areas of research, assessment, and theory through her scholarship on family diversity, family gerontology, feminist family studies, and LGBTQ families.
“The center will provide greater visibility to the university and its outstanding programs at the national and international levels,” said Yannis Stivachtis, a professor in the Department of Political Science. “It will also add to Virginia Tech’s status as a global research and land-grant university.”
“This really excites me because we can really be proactive,” said Liqing Zhang, an associate professor in the Department of Computer Science and NSF principal investigator. “The need for wastewater monitoring has been recognized internationally, but there is no unified cyberinfrastructure system in place to enable the monitoring.”
A member of the Virginia Tech community since 1986, Monroe specialized in small animal medicine and endocrine diseases, and his work brought considerable attention to Virginia Tech. He directed a pivotal clinical efficacy trial that was instrumental in securing approval for the first insulin product in the United States for use in dogs.
Sign up and then hike anywhere, anytime between Nov. 7-17, which is National Hiking Day. Registration is $30 and includes a box of Hokie gear with a long-sleeved T-shirt, bandana, and sticker. Plus, a portion of your registration supports outdoor recreation for students.
To better serve the professional and career development needs of research faculty, oversight has been realigned to the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost from the Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation. The transition was approved at the August Board of Visitors’ meeting and is reflected in Chapter 6 of the Faculty Handbook.
As chair, Karolyi will be responsible for growing and developing clinical services and medical education for radiological and imaging services throughout Carilion and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine.
What started out as a creative challenge became an epic poem, which in turn became an award-winning book. The Mu of Virginia chapter of Phi Beta Kappa honors English Professor Carmen Giménez Smith's creative excellence.