The Duke Economy - A Year Later

Executive Vice President Tallman Trask III, Provost Peter Lange, Kyle Cavanaugh, vice president for Human Resources, and Hof Milam, vice president for Finance and treasurer, discussed the following questions.

  • How much progress has Duke made toward filling the budget shortfall in the last year?
  • How much money has been saved to date?
  • And what will the next two years look like?
Video To see the full Primetime forum in video,
click here.

New Retirement Incentive To Be Offered

As part of the continuing effort to reduce expenses to close an estimated $125 million budget shortfall over the next three years, Duke University announced Thursday that a voluntary retirement incentive will be offered to salaried (monthly paid) staff members who meet specific criteria.

Kyle Cavanaugh, vice president for Human Resources, announced the latest cost-reduction strategy during the Primetime employee forum on Duke’s economic situation, which included Executive Vice President Tallman Trask, Vice President for Finance and Treasurer Hof Milam and Provost Peter Lange. Read more...