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Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

By the Numbers

Academic Divisions: 8
Number of Faculty: 435

As the chief academic officer of the College, the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs provides leadership for all academic programs in support of the College mission and ensures academic excellence.

The vice president for academic affairs also has responsibility for those offices that support student success: the Registrar, Lightner Library, the Center for Experiential Learning, Educational Technology, institutional research, and the Academic Success at Keuka (ASK) Program.

Other responsibilities include the development, review, and implementation of academic policies and procedures; assessment; budgeting for academic programs; and faculty personnel actions, including re-appointment, promotion, and tenure.

In these responsibilities, the vice president for academic affairs is ably assisted by the associate vice president for academic programs.

We thank you for your interest in the work of the Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. We hope these pages will serve as a helpful resource for faculty and students. Please contact us if you have questions about Keuka’s academic programs.

The vice president for academic affairs is Paul Forestell, Ph.D., professor of psychology. The associate vice president for academic programs is Tim Sellers, Ph.D., professor of biology and environmental science.

Mission Statement

The Keuka College faculty applaud the Class of 2009 during the commencement processional.

The Keuka College faculty applaud the Class of 2009 during the commencement processional.

It is the mission of Academic Affairs to provide an exceptional educational experience to the undergraduate and graduate students of Keuka College.

It achieves this goal through offering excellent liberal arts and professional programs, an outstanding experiential learning program, and high quality academic advising.

The Academic Affairs office promotes the professional development and scholarship of its highly effective teachers and talented staff who are committed to providing an engaging and enriching environment that supports student learning and development.

Become a Keukonian

Professionals and academics interested in the joining the College’s world-class faculty may access a list of current opportunities.

If you wish to study at Keuka College, there is a significant amount of information available online to help you take the first step to becoming a student.