2.4 Administrative Council & Caucuses

There are several academic councils and caucuses that have direct bearing on the academic programs of the University.

President’s Senior Staff is composed of the President, Provost, Executive Vice President and University Treasurer, Vice President for Administration, Vice President for Information Technologies, Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations, Vice President and University Secretary, and Assistant to the President and Director of Public Relations.

President’s Deans Council is composed of the President, Provost, Deans of the seven colleges, Deputy Provost, and Senior Vice Provost for Research and Strategic Initiatives.

Provost's Executive Council is composed of the Provost, Deans of the seven colleges, Deputy Provost, Senior Vice Provost for Research and Strategic Initiatives, Vice Provost for Libraries, Vice Provost for Graduate and Professional Education, Vice President for Student Life, and Assistant Provost for Administration and Planning.

Department Chairs Caucus is composed of all department chairpersons, school directors, and academic program directors.

Assistant/Associate Deans Caucus is composed of all assistant and associate deans and other administrators that have direct interaction with students.

Each of the vice presidents, vice provosts, and deans has one or more advisory councils to assist in meeting the responsibilities of their respective offices. The composition of these councils reflects the various personnel that constitute a specific office or college and those groups of students served by the specific office or college.