Faculty & Staff

Faculty Council

The UMass Boston Faculty Council ensures the representation of members of the faculty in the governance of the Boston campus and the University of Massachusetts as a whole.

Meeting schedule for Academic Year 2015-2016:

Fall 2015

Spring 2016

September 14 February 1
October 5 March 7
November 2 April 4 
December 7 May 2 & May 9

All meetings are held in the Chancellor’s Conference Room (Quinn Administration Building, 3rd floor) from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Implementation Design Team: Dilemmas and Directions

Vision Statement

Implementing the Strategic Vision

Contact the Executive Committee

Manickam Sugumaran
Chair of the Executive Committee (2014-2016)

Jane Adams
Associate Chair and Secretary of the Executive Committee (2014-2016)

Sharon Lamb (2015-2017)

Heidi Stanish (2014-2016)

Heike Schotten (2014-2016)

Jean Rhodes

Teaching, Research, and Service

Professor Jean Rhodes is the research director of the UMass Boston/MENTOR Research Alliance. Our professors teach and conduct major research. Read More 


Why UMass Boston?

Robert Carter works in one of UMass Boston’s chemistry labs.

Robert Carter

Chemistry Department Chairman; BA, College of Wooster; PhD, University of Kansas

“Our caring faculty really does have the success of our students at heart.”

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