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Provost Bellamkonda and Emory faculty work to harness the ethical uses of AI


“We are in the middle of an AI revolution,” says Ravi V. Bellamkonda, Emory University’s provost and executive vice president for academic affairs. “We have a sense of it. But we’re not yet fully comprehending what it’s doing to us.” 

Bellamkonda and his colleagues at Emory are among the first in higher education to dedicate themselves, across disciplines, to figuring out precisely the impact the rapid spread of AI is having on us—and how we can better harness its power.

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Provost Ravi V. Bellamkonda

Announcements and Statements

Interim Dean appointment for Emory College of Arts and Sciences

Carla S. Freeman, executive associate dean of Emory College of Arts and Sciences and Goodrich C. White Professor of Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, will serve as interim dean of Emory College. On August 1, 2022, she will succeed Michael A. Elliott as he leaves to assume the presidency of Amherst College.

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Professor Pearl Dowe selected as vice provost for faculty affairs

Pearl Dowe has been selected as the next vice provost for faculty affairs. Dowe, Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Political Science and African American Studies, will succeed Tim Holbrook, Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Law, on January 1, 2023, after working closely with him this coming semester as provost’s fellow and vice provost for faculty affairs designee.

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Interim Dean appointment for Oxford College

Kenneth E. Carter, Charles Howard Candler Professor of Psychology at Oxford College, has been selected as the interim dean of Oxford College. He will begin the role August 1, when current dean Douglas Hicks assumes the presidency of Davidson College.

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