Associate Provost for Faculty and Academic Planning

Howard Dewald

Howard Dewald, Associate Provost for Faculty & Academic Planning 

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Helpful Information

APAA Office Planning Calendar (click here) updated 09/22/2014 newflag

Our office uses this calendar to help keep us on task regarding deadlines and other matters throughout the year.  Several units find the calendar helpful because, in addition to our own information, it includes timelines and deadlines for  promotion, tenure, faculty fellowship, and other academic matters.


Office Overview

The Associate Provost for Faculty and Academic Planning is a member of the Executive Vice President and Provost's senior staff and serves on the Academic Leadership Council. This position plays a key role in ensuring that academic excellence and high professional standards are hallmarks of the work of faculty at Ohio University.  The Associate Provost for Faculty and Academic Planning also:

  • helps guide strategic planning efforts to meet the university's stated goal of being the nation's best transformative learning community
  • is responsible for all aspects of academic personnel matters for tenure track and non-tenure track faculty, and has approval authority for most matters under her/his purview
  • is the primary point of contact for the offices of Legal Affairs; Institutional Equity; Diversity; and Human Resources
  • works extensively with Faculty Senate, Deans, Chairs, and Directors on faculty-related issues
  • assists the Executive Vice President and Provost in policy development as it relates to academic issues and identifies ways of enhancing the university's ability to serve students and advance knowledge and creative activity
  • is the Executive Vice President and Provost's primary liaison for curricular issues
  • represents the Executive Vice President and Provost on university and state committees
  • provides support within the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost for advancing the University's academic mission in a broad range of activities
  • works closely with the Executive Vice President and Provost on faculty and academic issues

 Contact the office at: 740.593.2600