The Daily Progress spotlights the Foundation's efforts to attract top faculty to U.Va.

February 23, 2017

Over the last five years, the Foundation has established a series of $5 million Chaired Professorships designed to help President Sullivan and her academic team attract some of the world’s most outstanding professors to the University. To date, the Foundation has raised nearly $40 million for this effort, and has established partnerships with the College of Arts & Sciences, the Darden School of Business, the Law School, and the School of Medicine.  

With the announcement last week of the first professorship holder, The Daily Progress featured the Foundation’s efforts in a cover story. Read the article here
 

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