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Fall 2021 Return to Campus

Emory University welcomes the return of students, faculty, and staff to campus this fall. Information about COVID-19, including vaccine availability, is available on Emory Forward

The Division of the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs supports workplace flexibility. If you are a member of the Division of the Provost and Executive Vice President and have questions regarding the workplace flexibility policy or Flexible Work Arrangement Agreements, please contact Lynn Magee, senior manager of employee operations.

Ravi Bellamkonda named Provost

Ravi Bellamkonda began his tenure as Emory's next provost and executive vice president for academic affairs on July 1, 2021. He also will serve as a faculty member in the Department of Biology, Emory College of Arts and Sciences, with a joint appointment in biomedical engineering at the School of Medicine. Having served as dean of Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering for the past five years, Bellamkonda makes his return to Emory, having held a joint faculty appointment at Emory and Georgia Institute of Technology beginning in 2003 and then serving as chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering from 2013 to 2016. In his first remarks since being appointed, Bellamkonda noted, “this amazing university has the potential to lead in so many areas: from the creative arts and medicine to undergraduate and graduate education and beyond.”

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Kimberly Jacob Arriola appointed dean of Emory’s Laney Graduate School

Kimberly Jacob Arriola, executive associate dean for academic affairs in the Rollins School of Public Health and Charles Howard Candler Professor of Behavioral, Social, and Health Education Sciences, has been appointed dean of Laney Graduate School and will assume her duties Sept. 1. She also will join the Office of the Provost leadership team as vice provost for graduate affairs.

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Who We Are

The people helping build Emory's future, today and every day

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What We Do

With a collaborative culture and forward-thinking faculty, anything is possible.

People Highlights

Highlights how faculty, Office of the Provost staff, and students are doing great work at and for Emory.

Staff: Paul Welty

Paul Welty helped hatch the Hatchery, and now he’s ready to help Emory innovators fly.

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Faculty: Jada Bussey-Jones

Jada Bussey Jones: Creating access and possibility.

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Students: Lori Steffel and Willie Sullivan

Student award winners kept their eyes on the prize: advancing others.

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