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Faculty Information System Update Affects Research Interests

Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 08:33


The Faculty Information System will be will be updated during the standard maintenance period on January 28. As part of this update, your Research Interests will move from the Overview section of your profile to the Professional Activities section, where they will be listed as individual records.

You will be able to view, add, and update your Research Interests in their new location. You will also be able to search for colleagues by Research Interest. To do so, click the Menu link, select Explore, and click System Search

The update also includes an enhanced “Favorites” feature. You can mark items in your Profile as favorites to improve their visibility. You can also favorite Research Interests, Publications, Teaching Activities, Professional Activities, and more. Click the red, heart-shaped icon to favorite an item.