Melvyn D. Schiavelli

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Melvyn D. Schiavelli was Provost of the College of William and Mary from 1986 - 1994. He was Assistant Professor of Chemistry from 1968-1971, Associate Professor of Chemistry from 1971-1980, and Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences from 1984-1986. After his time as Provost, he took a leave of absence in the second semester of the 1972-1973 school year, and a full year of leave from 1976-1977. He received the Thomas Jefferson Award in 1993.

References

SCRC files. The Colonial Echo, Vol. 94, pp. 176 - 177

In the News

"Member of Organic Reaction Mechanisms Conference Planning Committee" William and Mary News, 11/12/74, 2

"Received Grant" William and Mary News, 1/7/75, 5

"Paper Published" William and Mary News, 4/13/76, 4

"Granted Leave of Absence" William and Mary News, 5/25/76, 3

"To direct arrangements for NSF funded conference" William and Mary News, 6/14/76, 3

"To be visiting processor at University of Aberdeen" William and Mary News, 6/14/76, 5

"Participated in seminars at a number of foreign universities; published three articles" William and Mary News, 10/18/77, 4 "Named Chairperson of Department" The Flat Hat, 9/15/78, 5 "Grant given for research" William and Mary News, 5/12/81, 2 Alumni Gazette 47.2:22 (picture) "Will chair Long-Range Planning Commission" William and Mary News, 1/17/1984, 1 (picture) "Is Made New Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences" William and Mary News, 2/28/1984, 1,5 (picture) "Assumes faculty dean position" The Flat Hat, 3/16/1984, 5 (picture) "Named Dean of Faculty of Arts and Sciences" the Flat Hat, 3/23/1984, 5 (picture) "Science: the best kept secret at William and Mary" Alumni Gazette, April, 1984, 12, 13 (picture) "Named Arts and Sciences Dean" Alumni Gazette, April, 1984, 17 (picture) "Two new College deans enthusiastic in jobs" William and Mary News, 8/28/1984, 4, 4 (picture) "New dean team heads Arts and Sciences" Alumni Gazette, October 1984, 1, 6 (picture) "Will make opening remarks at symposium devoted to 'The Crisis of Transition in Africa'" William and Mary News. 10/2/1985, 1, 2 "Working for faculty pay raises" The Flat Hat, 3/14/1986, 4 (picture) "Presents Don Messmer with his leadership gift to the 1985-86 Faculty-Staff Campaign" William and Mary News, 4/9/1986 (picture) "Named new provost of College" William and Mary News, 4/30/1986, 1, 6 (picture) "Named new College provost" Alumni Gazette, May 1986, 1 (picture) "Takes over duties as Provost" the Flat Hat, 8/29/1986, 3 "Visits Harvard" William and Mary News, 4/1/1987, 2 "Officials outline budget plans" the Flat Hat, 9/28/1990, 2 (pictures) "College makes budget reductions", Alumni Gazette, October 1990, 2 (picture) "Gazette recommends Schiavelli for president" the Flat Hat, 11/15/1991, 1 (picture) "To leave office" the Flat Hat, 10/23/1992, 1 (picture) "Mel's fans speak" the Flat Hat, 11/13/1992, 10 (picture) "Seeks new post" the Flat Hat, 1/29/1993 "College honors service to school" the Flat Hat, 2/19/1993, 6 "Provost polishes resume" the Flat Hat, 2/26/1993, 4 "Seeks options" the Flat Hat, 2/11/1994, 2 "Ohio Wesleyan University search narrows" the Flat Hat, 2/18/1994, 5 "Captain Carbon to the rescue" the Flat Hat, 2/18/1994, 9 (picture) "School passes on Schiavelli" the Flat Hat, 2/25/1994, 4 (picture) "Delaware offers former Provost post" the Flat Hat, 4/1/1994, 1, 3 "New Provost at University of Delaware" William and Mary News, 4/6/1994, 2 (picture) "A farewell to Schiavelli" William and Mary News, 5/19/1994, 2 (picture) "Former provost accepts post at Delaware" Alumni Gazette, May 1994, 18 (picture)

Preceded by College of William and Mary Provost Succeeded by
George R. Healy

1979 - 1986

Melvyn D.Schiavelli

1986 - 1994

Gillian T.Cell

1993 - 2003


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