Activities/Opportunities for Emeriti Faculty
The Office of the Provost maintains a database
listing all emeriti faculty in all schools of the university.
Help us keep the information updated by notifying us of a change in
mailing address, email address, or other information.
If you have any questions or would like to update your contact
information, you can email us at
firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 617-627-3310.
Emeriti faculty members are invited to attend the university-wide and school
commencement programs in the year they are awarded emeritus status. Please
contact your school dean's office for specific information regarding the
school's commencement program.
The Office of the Provost invites emeriti faculty members to
attend an annual luncheon held on the Medford campus. It
provides an opportunity for you to visit the campus and stay
connected with former colleagues. As part of the event, the
provost offers remarks on the state of the university,
highlighting accomplishments, activities, and developments at
Emeriti faculty members from the Medford campus may request a
parking permit without charge from the Office of the Provost to
use when parking on the Medford campus. Contact (617) 627-3310
for more information. Please note that your parking permit is
for your use only.
Emeriti faculty members from the Grafton campus may apply to
Security on the Grafton Campus for a sticker, and the fee will
be waived. Please note that your parking permit is for your use
The Boston Security Office does not issue Tufts parking permits
to faculty, so parking privileges are not available on the
Emeriti faculty can stay connected to the University through the
online publication Tufts Now. To find out more, please
Tufts Magazine, the quarterly university alumni
publication, is available to you upon request, as well as
Tufts Medicine, Tufts Dental Medicine, Tufts Nutrition, and
Tufts Veterinary Medicine. If you would like to receive any
of these, please fill out the attached contact information form.
Academic departments are encouraged to invite emeriti faculty
members to appropriate departmental events. Emeriti faculty
members are welcome to remain involved in departmental
colloquia, lectures, and professional and social events.
Tufts is pleased to extend your university email address after
retirement. If you would like an extension, you or your
department administrator should send a request to
AS&E FACULTY MEETINGS
AS&E emeriti faculty members are invited to attend faculty meetings, as
non-voting participants, of the appropriate school or college. They may request
agenda mailings from the Secretary of the Faculty for Arts, Sciences and
Engineering, Erin Sullivan at
The Department of Athletics is located in the Tisch Sports and
Fitness Center on College Avenue on the Medford campus. Emeriti
faculty members who would like access to Athletics facilities
should contact the Director's Office at (617) 627-3232, or visit
Emeriti faculty members may use their Tufts ID cards to access
Tufts Library Systems as well as attend other events and
activities on campus. This includes automatic access to the
Hirsh Health Sciences Library on the Boston campus, the Webster
Family Library of Veterinary Medicine on the Grafton campus, the
Edwin Ginn Library at the Fletcher School on the Medford campus
and Tisch Library on the Medford Campus, including access to
AS&E emeriti faculty members may request carrel space in Tisch
Library on the Medford campus, to be assigned when available.
For more information, please visit
http://www.library.tufts.edu/tisch/ or contact the Tisch
Library circulation desk at (617) 627-3347.
MENTORING AND TEACHING
Occasionally, there are opportunities for emeriti faculty
members to teach part time in their departments. There may also
be mentoring and teaching opportunities through the Experimental
College located at 95 Talbot Avenue on the Medford campus. If
you are interested in teaching at the Experimental College,
contact Director Howard Woolf at (617) 627-3384.
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Tufts University offers
on-campus study groups and online distance learning courses,
which provide a wonderful opportunity to stay connected to
Tufts. For more information visit
OsherLLI@tufts.edu or (617) 627-5699.