Tufts Century Ride – May 9th, 2014

Posted: April 7th, 2014

Please join Provost Harris for a bike ride on May 9th. As in 2012, the full ride will be about 100 miles, with stops on the Medford/Somerville, Grafton, and Boston campuses (i.e., Tufts Century). Registration is open until April 18th.

Arts and Sciences Dean Announcement

Posted: March 28th, 2014

March 27, 2014
Dear members of the Tufts University community,
It is with mixed emotions that I share the news that Arts and Sciences Dean Joanne Berger-Sweeney has been selected as the 22nd President of Trinity College. She will assume this exciting new appointment on July 1. Joanne has been a valued leader … » read

Tufts 1+4 Program

Posted: February 19th, 2014

Announcing Tufts 1+4 Program. The Gap Year Reimagined. Tufts 1+4 will offer opportunities for national and international service, regardless of ability to pay, and groom a new generation of civic leaders. Read more .

Search for Associate Provost and Chief Diversity Officer begins

Posted: February 14th, 2014

Provost David R. Harris has established a search committee to identify the Associate Provost and Chief Diversity Officer for the university.  This position is being created in direct response to the Diversity council Report which was approved by the Trustees in November 2013. Read More

Call for Proposals for Tufts Collaborates and Tufts Innovates Seed Grants

Posted: January 7th, 2014

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! Through these programs, the university has supported more than 60 groundbreaking projects, including 30 in the 2013-2014 academic year.   Read More

T10 Strategic Plan

Posted: November 3rd, 2013

We are pleased to announce that after over a year of committee and working group meetings, community engagement events, and numerous revisions, the T10 Strategic Plan is ready for review. Visit strategicplan.tufts.edu to read the Strategic Plan full report and the executive summary.

Tisch Dean Announcement

Posted: June 13th, 2013

Dear Members of the Tufts Community,
It is my great pleasure to announce that after an extensive and exhaustive international search, we have selected Ambassador Alan D. Solomont as the Pierre and Pamela Omidyar Dean of the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service. Ambassador Solomont will assume the deanship on January … » read

Bridge Professorships

Posted: March 13th, 2013

The Office of the Provost invites proposals for the second round of Bridge Professorships.  The Bridge Professorships program will enable the hiring of faculty whose scholarship bridges academic units across or within schools.  The program will enhance the already vibrant interdisciplinary work across the university and form the foundation upon which new interdisciplinary bridges are … » read

Tisch College Dean Search

Posted: December 10th, 2012

At the end of the 2010-11 academic year, Rob Hollister stepped down as founding dean of the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service. Since then Interim Dean Nancy Wilson has been leading the growth and development of Tisch College.
Tisch College drives Tufts University’s commitment to producing active, engaged, … » read

Fletcher School Dean Search

Posted: December 10th, 2012

Earlier this year, Dean Stephen W. Bosworth announced his intention to  step down at the end of the 2012-13 academic year. At the time of his  departure, the former U.S. Ambassador will have served as dean of The  Fletcher School for more than 12 years.
“It has been a great privilege to lead and … » read