On Sep. 17, Provost and Executive Enrique Lavernia led the New Faculty Orientation and warmly welcomed more than 50 new faculty members. In the orientation session, Provost Lavernia reinforced his confidence in the new group and offered his support to help them be successful in their career at UCI. In recent years, UCI has made a commitment to not only increase and diversify its faculty, but to secure the best of the best. UCI hired 68 new faculty members during the 2017-2018 school year and the number increased to 104 new hires in 2018-19. So far, for 2019-20, 94 new faculty members have joined UCI.
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