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Faculty and Scholarship

The 21st-Century Professoriate is collaborative, creative and committed to serving the people of our state and beyond. They are high-achieving, interdisciplinary scholars pursuing high-potential, high-reward research with a global reach.

Campaign Funding Priorities

Faculty and Scholarship Funding Priorities

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Headshots of new professors in Carolina
Faculty Support

Supporting Underrepresented Scholars

Building a culturally diverse intellectual community


Leading by Example

Prioritizing race, reckoning, memory and opportunity at Carolina

Faculty Support

First Jonathan M. Hess Term Professor Named

Honoring the commitments of a valued professor in the fine arts and humanities

Faculty Support

Carolina People: Sherry Mergner

Creating a more inclusive environment


Contagion through the lens of Shakespeare

Relating COVID-19 to contagion


Working from home, SNL-style

The show must go on!


Going to the source

Two UNC-Chapel Hill applied mathematicians realized the beautiful holy lakes of the Himalayas could be a crystal ball into climate change.


Life on Scholarship

The realities of being on an athletic scholarship sometimes differ from the common perception.

Terry Rhodes

Reimagining the Arts & Sciences For All Kind

Terry Rhodes is a Carolina alumna, a proud parent of a recent Carolina graduate — and an internationally renowned singer. Now she is leading the oldest and largest school at UNC-Chapel Hill.