Academic Affairs

The provost/vice president for academic affairs serves as the chief academic officer, is a member of the president's executive management team, and assumes the responsibilities of chief executive in the president's absence. Reporting directly to the president, the provost/vice president is responsible for the five instructional divisions (the Schools of Business, Education, Fine & Performing Arts, and Science & Engineering, and the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences) as well as the Sojourner Truth Library, Academic Advising Center, Center for International Programs, Office of Extended Learning, Office of Sponsored Programs, the Honors Program, and the Teaching & Learning Center.


Faculty Resources:

The Reappointment, Tenure & Promotion (RTP) Process


Additional faculty/instructional resources:


Accreditation, Academic Program Review & Assessment:


Provost Awards for Faculty Excellence:  Guidelines

Provost Awardees



  • Excellence in Professional Service: Theodore (Ted) Clark
  • Excellence in Scholarly/Creative Activity: Eve Waltermaurer
  • Excellence in Teaching: Hamilton Stapell
  • Outstanding Pre-Tenure Faculty: Navin Viswanathan