Office of the Provost
The provost is the chief academic officer of the college. Among the responsibilities of the provost are the oversight of all academic programs, the hiring and evaluation of faculty, and curricular development. In addition, the Registrar, Office of International Program, the library, and the Welch Center for Graduate and Professional Studies report directly to the provost. The associate dean for undergraduate studies, Amanda Thom Woodson, coordinates academic advising and related matters and provides oversight for the Academic Center for Excellence. The associate dean for faculty affairs, Janet Shope, is responsible for faculty development and assessment of student learning. Questions pertaining to these and related matters should be directed to the Provost's Office.