Faculty & Staff News

Brad Herring

Brad Herring named new McKerley Chair in Health Economics

Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Brad Herring, associate professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, has been named the new Forrest D. McKerley Endowed Chair in Health Economics. It is a joint appointment in Paul College and the School of Health and Human Services and Herring will hold the rank of professor with tenure. UNH's McKerley Chair was established in 2000 through the generosity of Forrest D. McKerley, who graduated from the university in 1957 with a B.S. in business administration. McKerley was involved in the health care field for most of... Read More
Andrew Houtenville, Jianhong Chen, Michael Kukenberger

Promotions for Michael Kukenberger, Jianhong Chen and Andrew Houtenville

Wednesday, July 1, 2020
I am delighted to share the news of President Dean’s recommendation that Michael Kukenberger and Jianhong Chen, both in the Management Department, be promoted to Associate Professor with tenure was approved by the USNH Board of Trustees last Thursday. In addition, the Board approved the President’s recommendation that Andrew Houtenville in the Economics Department be promoted to Professor. Read More
2020 Paul Perspectives

2020 Paul Perspectives Celebrates Faculty Research

Thursday, June 25, 2020
Our annual publication of Paul Perspectives: Advancing knowledge through research was just released. In this year’s Paul Perspectives, we illustrate how some of our most research-active faculty members are pushing the boundaries of knowledge to advance their fields, policy, and practice, both locally and globally. Read More
Ta-Nehisi Coates's debut novel “The Water Dancer”

Share your summer reading list

Wednesday, June 24, 2020
As part of our ongoing attempts to keep the community connected during these challenging times, I’m reaching out through this blog to ask what I hope is a pleasant question: what are you all reading this summer? Read More
Griffith, Jennifer A.

ForbesWomen welcomes Jennifer Griffith as new contributor

Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Jennifer Griffith is now a contributor to ForbesWomen, the arm of Forbes that focuses on women, gender equity, and leadership. Her work there will focus on the ways that gender impacts decision making, leadership, advancement, and collaboration in the workplace. Read More
Dean Deborah Merrill-Sands Headshot

Cultural Understanding Reading List

Tuesday, June 23, 2020
AACSB member contributions made by Deborah Merrill-Sands and Victoria Parker are included below in an AACSB "reading" list on cultural understanding.  Read More
michelline dufort

New unemployment claims slow amid debate over extending enhanced benefits

Tuesday, June 23, 2020
However, Michelline Dufort, director of the Center for Family Enterprise at the University of New Hampshire—who held a conference call with dozens of CEOs Wednesday—said not all business owners are eager to see more assistance from the government before they know what their true needs are. Read More
Deborah Merrill-Sands

Message to our Community Against Racism in our Society

Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Our mission states that “We are an inclusive community that respects and harnesses the power of diverse perspectives, identities and experiences to enhance learning,” a vision that we are continually working to come closer to achieving. Thus, we cannot stay silent while this nation grieves and demands change. Read More
Paul College IOF 603 Challenge unlocked

Thank You to Faculty and Staff for Supporting The (603) Challenge

Tuesday, June 9, 2020
My heartfelt thanks to the faculty and staff who chose to join in this year’s (603) Challenge. It was a challenging and sensitive time to be fundraising given the COVID19 crisis, the George Floyd killing, and the ensuing protests and events. I appreciate that everyone has their own philanthropic priorities and the many complicated issues facing us today also call out philanthropic support. Read More
Karen Conway speaking with Paul College students

Rise to the 2020 UNH (603) Challenge and help Paul College reach 450 donors!

Thursday, May 28, 2020
Last year 99 Paul College faculty and staff gave generously to The (603) Challenge annual fund campaign raising over $9,000 for scholarships, the Internship Opportunity Fund, and student engagement through the Dean’s Strategic Initiative Fund. These gifts were important for helping us to reach our participation goal, bring in college and university matching funds, and unlock the major challenge gifts. Read More