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faculty

 Subject
Subject Source: Thesaurus for Use in College and University Archives

Found in 31 Collections and/or Records:

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Committee on Outside Professional Activities records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0158
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection includes correspondence and reviews of individual cases relating to MIT's policies and procedures about outside employment by Institute faculty and staff. There is also some general background policy information including reports and a chronology dated 1965) that outlines faculty and outside work issues and actions. Committee meeting files in this collection are about individual faculty cases and are restricted.
Dates: 1962 - 1986

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Corporation, Executive Committee minutes

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0272
Abstract The Executive Committee of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Corporation was created in 1883 on the recommendation of a committee of members appointed by President Francis A. Walker to propose changes in the organization of the Institute's governing structure. The Executive Committee meets ten times each academic year and consists of the chair of the Corporation, president and treasurer (ex officio members), up to five members and two rotating members,...
Dates: 1866 to 2017; Majority of material found within 1883 - 2017

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Architecture faculty records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0411
Scope and Contents This collection contains faculty records kept by the Department of Architecture at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
Dates: check

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Mathematics reports

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39080008715473]
Identifier: AC-0123
Scope and Contents of the Collection This collection comprises reports prepared by the Department of Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The bulk of the collection consists of reports prepared by the department between 1935 and 1961 for the MIT Department of Mathematics Visiting Committee of the MIT Corporation. The remainder of the collection is made up of reports describing the research activities of faculty members, dating between 1939 and 1966. Reports in the collection are arranged chronologically...
Dates: 1935 - 1966

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Meteorology faculty records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0466
Scope and Contents This collection comprises files on faculty members maintained by the Department of Meteorology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1938 to 1992. Official personnel files are kept by the Department of Human Resources.
Dates: 1938 - 1992

Massachusetts Institute of Technology faculty meeting records

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0001
Abstract A record of the MIT faculty begins with the minutes of the September 25, 1865, meeting and continues to the present day. Among the topics discussed at faculty meetings are proposed degree programs, disciplinary actions, admission and graduation requirements, enrollment and diversity, and issues concerning student life. This collection includes biographical material in Killian Award and Edgerton Award announcements and resolutions on the death of individual faculty members written by faculty...
Dates: 1865-2017

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of the Chancellor, records of Julius A. Stratton as provost, vice president and provost, and chancellor

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0132
Abstract The collection documents the responsibilities of Julius A. Stratton for academic development and research in the positions of provost, vice president and provost, and chancellor, which he held between 1949 and 1957. The records contain reports and memoranda from the schools, departments, and research laboratories, including Lincoln Laboratory, the Research Laboratory for Electronics, and the Computation Center, and material on Projects Charles, Hartwell, Meteor, Troy, and Whirlwind. There are...
Dates: 1949 - 1957

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of the Provost, Assistant Provost Doreen Morris records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0530
Abstract The Office of the Provost, Assistant Provost Doreen Morris records contain records from Morris’s office documenting her work with the Office of the Provost. Morris came to the MIT in 1978 when she joined the Budget Office. In 1982, she became the financial officer in the Office of the Dean of Science. In 1985, she became assistant to the provost and in 1992, she was appointed assistant provost for administration. Records include budgets and five year plans, materials on gender equity at MIT,...
Dates: 1970 - 2015

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of the Provost, letters from seniors to Associate Provost Samuel Jay Keyser

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0261
Abstract The collection consists of letters from seniors responding to a survey from Associate Provost Samuel Jay Keyser, and anonymous excerpts from those letters. The letters recount the students' experience at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and include comments on the academic workload and requirements, the faculty, the advising system, and student living groups.
Dates: 1987 - 1991

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of the Provost, records of Assistant Provost for Administration Douglas Pfeiffer

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39080022095225]
Identifier: AC-0595
Abstract Each year the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Office of the Provost holds an orientation and introduction to MIT for new faculty the week before the academic year starts in September. A handbook of campus information resources is compiled each year by the office as part of the orientation.
Dates: 1997 - 2006

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of the Provost, records of Charles H. Townes

 Collection
Identifier: AC-0031
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection contains the records of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) provost Charles H. Townes. He served as provost from 1961 to 1966 and the collection contains administrative files on MIT’s academic departments, laboratories, and centers, as well as minutes, agendas, reports, and notes from committees Townes was involved with as provost. Records about the Birla Institute of Technology, the Kanpur Indo-American Program, and the Technical University of Berlin reflect the...
Dates: 1961 - 1966

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of the Provost, records of executive officer Joel Orlen

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0057
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection contains administrative files of Exectuive Officer Joel Orlen in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Office of the Provost. Materials include correspondence, reference material, working notes, and reports on various activities of the office, including coordination of space and research planning, administration of special research funds, representing MIT on the Massachusetts Technology Development Corporation and in various university research consortia, and...
Dates: 1965 - 1980

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of the Provost, records of Special Assistant to the Provost Louis Menand

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0078
Abstract Louis Menand became assistant to the provost at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1968 with the responsibility to supervise several programs, including the MIT student-operated tutoring program at Rindge Technical School in Cambridge, Mass., and the Upward Bound program. He chaired the Law-Related Studies Committee and served on the Interdisciplinary Environmental Council. He also worked on university-community relations. In 1974 he became...
Dates: 1953 - 1981

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of the Provost, records of the Associate Provost for Educational Programs and Policy records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0295
Scope and Contents The collection contains records kept by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Office of the Associate Provost for Educational Programs and Policy from 1985-1993. Materials include correspondence, reports, and memoranda related to disciplinary and harassment issues; information about student, staff, and faculty programs; and files about minority issues on campus and personnel issues.
Dates: 1985 - 1993

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of the Provost, records of Walter A. Rosenblith

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0007
Scope and Contents of the Collection The collection consists of the records of Walter Alter Rosenblith while associate provost, 1969-1971, and provost, 1971-1980, though the collection contains a few earlier records pertaining to continuing projects under the supervision of the Office of the Provost. The major portion of the collection, the general administrative files, documents Rosenblith’s activities as provost as well as the academic and political climate of MIT during the 1970s.During Rosenblith’s time in office,...
Dates: 1958 - 1980; Majority of material found within 1969 - 1980

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, records of Associate Provost Sheila Widnall

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39080020284532]
Identifier: AC-0487
Scope and Contents This collection documents Dr. Shelia Widnall’s work as the Associate Provost at MIT. Materials document her responsibilities around academic integrity, including conflict of interest policy, federal relations, faculty retirement, tenure and promotion policies, and international educational programs. In addition, there is some correspondence and speeches related to her work.
Dates: 1992 - 1993

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, records of the chair of the faculty

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0032
Abstract The collection contains records of the chairs of the Faculty of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1961-1995 (with a gap between 1973 and 1993). The officers of the Faculty are the chair, the associate chair, the secretary, and, ex officio, the president of the Institute. In the absence of the president, the chair of the Faculty presides at Faculty meetings. The collection contains correspondence, notes, and minutes of faculty meetings and faculty standing committees and task forces,...
Dates: 1961 - 1995

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, School of Engineering, faculty and academic staff personnel records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0296
Scope and Contents The collection contains personnel records of faculty and some academic staff kept by the School of Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 1953-2019. Records include letters of appointment, curricula vitae, and writings and publications.
Dates: 1953 - 2019

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Staff-Administration Committee records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 39080008695345]
Identifier: AC-0198
Abstract This collection documents the activities of the Staff-Administration Committee of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Founded in 1938, the committee examined issues involving relationships between administration and faculty or other academic staff with teaching responsibilities. It was composed of two sections: the Administrative Section and the Staff Section. Members of the Administrative Section were appointed by the president. The Staff Section consisted of both faculty and...
Dates: 1950 - 1966

Seymour Papert personal archives

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0693
Abstract This collection, the Seymour Papert Archives, contains Papert's correspondence, research proposals, writings, and conference materials as well as books and videotapes. It includes information about the Logo computer program and its use in education. There is also biographical information about Seymour Papert and his professional career.
Dates: approximately 1953 to 2005