Office of the Provost

The Provost oversees the planning, implementing and evaluating of undergraduate, graduate and program for adult learners academic programs and services.

As chief academic officer, the Provost collaborates with other University Divisions and offices as well as off-campus services to oversee: the University curriculum and new curricular initiatives; faculty hiring and promotion; support for faculty research and teaching; student advising, student career development, and the administration of all academic departments and programs, the library, the laboratory schools, academic events including commencement, and offices within the division of Academic Affairs. The Provost is a member of the President’s senior leadership team and a principal participant in the University’s budget development and strategic planning.

Michelle Kalis, Ph.D.

Phone: 860.231.5229
Email:[email protected]

Verona Jones

Executive Assistant to the Provost
Phone: 860.231.5229
Email: [email protected]

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