The Provost serves as the chief academic officer of the University and has overall responsibility for the institution's educational and research programs. Administratively, those programs are divided into the college, schools, and programs headed by a dean or assistant provost.
The Provost Leadership is an important agency for communication and collaboration across the University. The Provost Leadership includes the Council of Deans, Provost Leadership Council , and Vice Provosts overseeing Faculty Affairs, Educational Effectiveness, Distributed Learning, and Enrollment Management. Their roles and names are listed within the links below.