Office of the Provost

The Provost develops and oversees academic policies, program development and learning and teaching activities University-wide. Office of the Provost works closely with the University’s academic and administrative leaders to:

  • Foster interfaculty collaboration
  • Create a diverse community of scholars and create opportunities for academic staff to develop skills, knowledge and leadership
  • Oversee and coordinate the University’s Student Life programs
  • Support faculty, students, and academic staff in advancing innovations in teaching and learning.

Professor Nicola Phillips


The Provost leads Chancellery (Academic) and is the standing deputy to the Vice-Chancellor.

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