News and Events
All are cordially invited to gather for an informal interview with Mark Brimhall-Vargas, Chief Diversity Officer and Associate Provost, hosted by Provost David Harris. » read
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.
Webcasts from the 31st Annual Norris and Margery Bendetson EPIIC International Symposium on “Europe in Turmoil” are now available on Youtube . The Symposium was held on February 17th-21st, 2016. For more information on the annual EPIIC International Symposium, click here .
Pictures from the 4th annual Tufts Century Ride are now available! Listen to a podcast on the 2015 event on the Tufts Podcasters Network SoundCloud page .
Sherman Teichman will retire from his role as Founding Director of the Institute for Global Leadership (IGL) on June 30, 2016, and be awarded emeritus status. A search for his successor will commence this fall.
The Office of the Provost is pleased to announce that Diana Chigas has agreed to serve as Senior Advisor to the Provost on Global Strategy. Professor Chigas will work with the community to identify university-wide geographic strengths and opportunities, as well as planning for the longer-term strategy of Tufts’ global activities. As a long-time professor … » read
The Offices of the Provost and Vice Provost for Research are pleased to announce the awardees of the 6th Round of the Tufts Collaborates Seed Grant Program. » read
James M. Glaser, professor of Political Science, has been selected as the new Dean of the University’s School of Arts and Sciences, Tufts’ oldest and largest school, following an extensive international search.
After a comprehensive search, Dr. Mark Brimhall-Vargas joined Tufts as the University’s Chief Diversity Officer and Associate Provost on April 6, 2015. The position of the Chief Diversity Officer supports the University’s commitment to diversity, inclusion, and cultural competency.