Initiatives


Calling All Forward-Thinkers

See how Emory encourages big ideas, supports entrepreneurial thinking, and facilitates connections—all for a better future.

Current Initiatives

Task Force: Future of the Arts

The Task Force on the Future of the Arts at Emory is identifying strategies that can strengthen the arts on campus and discerning ways the university can leverage and cultivate relationships to institutions, groups, and communities in the greater Atlanta region.

Learn about arts task force

Task Force: Future of Basic Sciences Research

The Task Force on the Future of Basic Sciences Research at Emory is identifying areas for future investment in the basic sciences that cross departments and schools where we believe the university has an opportunity to be an institutional leader.

Learn about sciences task force

Executive Search: Chief Diversity Officer

A search process is currently underway for a Chief Diversity Officer at Emory University. Learn about the goals of this leadership search and opportunities for the Emory community to participate.

Learn about Chief Diversity Officer search

Executive Search: Law School Dean

A search process is currently underway for the next School of Law dean. Learn about the goals of this leadership search and opportunities for the Emory community to participate.

Learn about law dean search

Sponsorship Requests

The Office of the Provost is pleased to sponsor initiatives that advance Emory University's academic mission. We welcome formal requests from Emory community members.

Learn about sponsorship requests

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

See how we foster a dynamic and collaborative academic culture by promoting excellence in faculty research and scholarship. Our work supports efforts to enhance the university's development of innovative and entrepreneurial ideas.

Explore innovation and entrepreneurship

Recent Initiatives

Interdisciplinary Humanities Conference

In partnership with the Office of the President, we hosted a conference that showcased the vitality and creative breadth of humanistic inquiry and advanced interdisciplinary humanities across Emory.

Learn About Conference