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University-Wide Faculty Senate

The Provost is pleased to announce the creation of a university-wide Faculty Senate.  The Senate will be a consultative body drawn from all schools of the university and charged with considering any issues that pertain to faculty and cross the boundaries between schools.  The faculties of the schools will soon be holding votes to elect … < ...

Announcing Diana Chigas as Senior International Officer and Associate Provost

Fletcher Professor Diana Chigas, F88, has been appointed as the university’s first Senior International Officer and Associate Provost. Read the story  here at Tufts Now.

Round VII: Tufts Collaborates and Tufts Innovates Seed Grants

Announcing round VII of Tufts Innovates and Tufts Collaborates. In order to foster ongoing collaboration and innovation in scholarship and teaching, the Office of the Provost sponsors two seed grant programs, Tufts Collaborates and Tufts Innovates.

Tufts 1+4 Program

Tisch College’s innovative bridge-year program provides accepted students the opportunity to learn from a transformational year of full-time service, domestically or abroad, before beginning their academic studies at Tufts. Read more about this program on the Inside 1+4 blog .

T10 Strategic Plan

Since the release of the T10 Strategic Plan in November 2013, the Office of the Provost in collaboration with the Tufts community have begun to implement Strategic Planning Initiatives such as Tufts 1+4 and Bridge Professorships. Click here to read the T10 Strategic Plan or the T10 Strategic Plan Executive Summary.

Welcome

Effective July 1, 2012 David Harris is Provost and Senior Vice President of Tufts University. As Provost, he is the chief academic officer of Tufts University, overseeing eight schools as well as multiple cross-school programs, centers, and institutes.

The Office of the Provost is responsible for setting institutional and budgetary priorities that advance the University’s mission. This team ensures that our educational and research programs are of the highest quality by working closely with faculty, staff, alumni, and students to fulfill the University’s goals and aspirations. The Office of the Provost is also responsible for the Athletics department, the library system, international and industry collaborations, and the ten Boards of Advisors.

University-Wide Faculty Senate

Image of Tufts from an aerial view

The Provost is pleased to announce the creation of a university-wide Faculty Senate.  The Senate will be a consultative body drawn from all schools of the university and charged with considering any issues that pertain to faculty and cross the boundaries between schools.  The faculties of the schools will soon be holding votes to elect … » read

Announcing Diana Chigas as Senior International Officer and Associate Provost

Diana Chigas, Tufts Associate Provost, Senior International Officer and Professor of the Practice at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, poses for a photo on September 7, 2016.

Fletcher Professor Diana Chigas, F88, has been appointed as the university’s first Senior International Officer and Associate Provost. Read the story  here at Tufts Now.