Welcome to the Office of the Executive Vice President and University Provost
Providing resources, support, and leadership for academic faculty, staff, and programs to facilitate the development of teaching, learning, and research outcomes that reflect the university’s mission and values.
Karen Pugliesi is the Executive Vice President and University Provost. Read more about Dr. Pugliesi.
Freedom of Expression in the NAU Academic Community
NAU faculty and staff cultivate and sustain an environment that supports freedom of expression and inquiry in the context of teaching, learning, scholarship, research, and creative activity. Our community is founded on inclusion, mutual respect, curiosity, responsible and civile dialogue, and rigorous analysis in the spirt of inquiry and the pursuit of understanding.
President Cruz Rivera’s statement on freedom of expression
NAU Faculty Senate Freedom of Expression Statement
Academic Affairs Events/Updates from the Office of the Executive Vice President and University Provost
Spring 2023 events:
Hispanic Serving Institution Spring Calendar Panel Series
January 26, 2023 – Book Discussion “Becoming Hispanic Serving Institutions”
March 22, 2023 – NAU Encuentro – Save the Date
- December 12, 2022 – Fall semester wrap-up and General Studies Update
- November 21, 2022 – Good news on Faculty Salaries
- October 18, 2022 – Reflecting on Faculty Accomplishments
- September 22, 2022 – General Studies Update
- August 30, 2022 – Welcome to the semester and Provost’s Leadership Fellows
- August 10, 2022 – New leadership for academic units, support for teaching larger course sections, implementation of the General Studies program, and highlights of Global Affairs efforts.