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Academic Affairs

Provosts, chief academic officers, and their teams are uniquely positioned to deliver transformative results on campus. We empower them with the strategies and insights they need to make informed decisions and accelerate change.

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Academic Affairs Forum

Helping Provosts, Chief Academic Officers and their teams improve academic resource efficiency, program innovation, and faculty development through peer-tested strategies and insights.
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“Your Instructional Capacity Playbook helped us identify over $1 million in collapsible sections, course redesign opportunities, and credit hours lost to transfer.” – Provost, Large Pubic Research University

Research & Insights


While the student body of college campuses has diversified over the last decades, the demographics of the faculty have largely remained unchanged. And even in fields which have diversified, candidates from historically underrepresented groups (URG) are less likely to hold leadership positions and higher ranks.

To make advising more proactive and individualized with limited resources, leading institutions in student success have adopted two principles from health care: population health management and coordinated care. Learn how advisors can use these principles to prioritize their time toward students with rising risk instead of only focusing on those with urgent, critical needs.


About the Webconference Though universities and their departments share core missions of research, teaching, and service, their separate incentive structures have led over time to rising tension between university and department priorities. Learn how university leaders can increase strategic alignment in faculty hiring and tenure, teaching and curriculum, and interdisciplinary scholarship.