Messages from the President
Read communications from the president below.
Thursday, January 19, 2023
Announcing CMU’s New Vice President for ResearchI am pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Theresa Mayer as the new Vice President for Research (VPR), effective February 1, 2023, following a comprehensive, global search.
Thursday, January 12, 2023
Rick Siger Nominated to Serve in Shapiro-Davis AdministrationToday, Pennsylvania Governor-elect Josh Shapiro announced a series of appointments to his cabinet and I am pleased to share that he has nominated Rick Siger, my chief of staff and senior adviser, to serve as Secretary of Community and Economic Development for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Tuesday, January 03, 2023
Statement on the Swearing-In of Summer Lee as U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 12th DistrictThe Carnegie Mellon University community joins the Commonwealth in celebrating the historic swearing-in of Summer Lee as U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 12th District and the first Black woman elected to Congress from Pennsylvania.
Wednesday, November 23, 2022
Statement from CMU President Farnam Jahanian on Joining the Transition Team for Pennsylvania Governor-elect Josh Shapiro and Lieutenant Governor-elect Austin DavisI am honored to join Governor-elect Josh Shapiro and Lieutenant Governor-elect Austin Davis’ transition team with public and private leaders from across the Commonwealth.
Friday, November 18, 2022