Tufts Laidlaw Program Recognized for Top Performance
The Laidlaw Foundation recently recognized Tufts for having the most outstanding performance out of all universities on the Laidlaw Scholars Network. Learn more about the program and our remarkable scholars! Read More
Global Perspectives Photo Contest Winners
View the winning photos in each category from the 2019 Global Perspectives Photo Contest! Read More
Abani Patra Named Inaugural Director of DISC
Abani Patra, who has been at the forefront of the rapid growth of big data, starts at Tufts on August 15. Read More
Cummings School Welcomes Dr. Alastair E. Cribb
Dr. Alastair Cribb named fifth dean of Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University Read More
On January 1, 2022, Caroline Attardo Genco, Ph.D. became Provost and Senior Vice President ad interim of Tufts University. As Provost, she 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.