• March 1, 2010

    2010 Nominations for the Chancellor's Award for the Advancement of Women

    I write to request nominations for the annual Chancellor's Award for the Advancement of Women. This award recognizes exceptional efforts towards the advancement of women at UCSF beyond the scope of an individual's job, area of research, or student training. The nomination form, award criteria, and a list of prior recipients are available online.

  • March 1, 2010

    An Update on Priorities, People and Business Efficiency

    Following up on my commitment to communicate regularly, I want to briefly update you on a few important but diverse matters.

  • March 1, 2010

    Nominations for UCSF Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Award

    I write to request nominations for the 2010 Martin Luther King, Jr. Award. Each year three individuals—one academic, one staff, and one student/resident/postdoctoral scholar—may be selected to receive this award in recognition of extraordinary leadership and inspiration in furthering the goal of achieving greater cultural and ethnic diversity within the UCSF community.

  • September 18, 2009

    Appointment - Dean School of Medicine

    On August 10, I informed the campus community that, after careful review and based on an extensive search, Dr. Sam Hawgood had agreed to serve as dean of the School of Medicine and vice chancellor—medical affairs, subject to Regents' approval.