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Provost's Office Staff
Provost/Sr. Vice President for Academic Affairs
The Provost is the Chief Academic Officer of the University. Reporting
directly to the President, the Provost's principal responsibilities include
academic and financial oversight of all undergraduate and graduate academic
programs and the hiring of faculty, librarians, professional staff and
other personnel in collaboration with the Deans of the Colleges of Business,
Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Engineering, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, Science and Mathematics, and Graduate and Continuing Education. The Associate Provost for Rowan University Libraries and the Vice President for Student Life/Student Life and Assistant Provost/Dean of the Camden Campus also report to the
The Vice President for Academic Affairs oversees four campus offices:
In addition, the Vice President also has direct responsibility for administration of the Academic Integrity Process, oversight of the Dismissal//Probation/Restriction Processes and the Grade Dispute Process, and the production of the Undergraduate Catalog. She advises the Provost on matters of academic policy, curriculum, tenure and recontracting, and promotion and serves on numerous task forces and committees.
The Vice President also serves as the primary point of contact for issues involving the University Senate Committees, interacts with the Vice Presidents and Associate Vice Presidents of the other divisions to insure smooth flow of information, and handles complaints of an academic nature received by the President’s Office. She is also a member of the Administrative Cabinet.
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Provost Fellow position provides high-quality faculty members with direct administrative Experience in Academic Affairs. The Fellow works closely with the Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Provost/Sr. Vice President for Academic Affairs on issues related to curriculum, academic programing, academic integrity, and academic policies as well as serving as an advisor to the Provost/Sr. Vice President on academic matters and as a representative of the Office of the Provost on University Committees and Task Forces.
For a complete profile regarding Dr. Nicholson please visit, http://www.linkedin.com/in/darrennicholson
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