FIS: What's New - 2018 Faculty Annual Reports


Here's what's new for your 2018 annual report submitted via the FIS at

NOTE: To access the Faculty Information System (FIS) from off campus, you must use VPN.
Report Submit Button. When you are finished with your 2018 Annual Report, please click "My report is complete!" on your faculty home page, which is the page you see immediately after logging in. (Figure 1)

Figure 1 is a screen says “2018 Report Status.  Once you have completed your report, please indicate by clicking the button below. The submit button says, “My report is complete!”  It also shows any notices about items that need to be completed as explained in the next paragraph.
Note that there are three tasks indicated below the submit button which should be completed for your report. These notices will automatically disappear when they have been completed for this reporting year. They include:
  1. "CV missing: please attach" Attach an updated CV under "My CV and Documents." Note that the text of this and the other notifications are themselves links to the part of the FIS where these tasks are accomplished.

  2. "Missing Major Accomplishments." Follow the link to this section. For more info, see What's New for 2017.

  3. "Missing research database election." Answer this question: "May we include your research keywords in a searchable undergraduate research database?" Follow the link on the notice to find the question. If this question is not applicable to you, it's fine to answer "no."

Once you have submitted your report, you will have the opportunity to unsubmit it to make further edits if necessary. (Figure 2)

Figure 2 is the screen after submitting and says “2018 Report Status. The report is complete and has been submitted. If your report needs some changes, please indicate it is not yet complete by clicking the button below.” Button says, “My report needs some changes!

If you would like to import your publications from another source besides Google Scholar, follow this guide to Convert BibTeX to CSV Files.

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Keywords:FIS, FARIS, Faculty Information System   Doc ID:87413
Owner:Celeste B.Group:Rice University
Created:2018-10-31 15:19 CDTUpdated:2021-12-07 12:09 CDT
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