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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Recent Initiatives

Executive Search: Chief Diversity Officer

A thoughtful, strategic search process was conducted during the 2018-2019 academic year for Emory University's Vice Provost for Diversity and Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer.

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Executive Search: Law School Dean

A thoughtful, strategic search process was conducted during the 2018-2019 academic year for a new dean of Emory Law.

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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.

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