Academic Service

Academic service activities include contributions to the life and governance of UMMS, the University of Massachusetts, to the profession, and to the national/international community. Academic service activities reflect a Faculty Member’s academic reputation and expertise.

Academic service activities include service and administrative duties, such as:

  • Serving as member or officer of a UMMS or University of Massachusetts committee or advisory body, or in the administration of a UMMS or University of Massachusetts entity (e.g. core, section, program, division, Department, School);
  • Serving as a member of a study section, editorial board, Federal/State/Local governmental advisory body or a professionally-related scientific or educational organization; and
  • Serving as a board member of a local community organization, nonprofit agency, and/or educational institution.