What exactly is a provost?
In relation to colleges, etc what is a provost and what do they do?
Asked By: mrjackson206 - 10/11/2008
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The provost is the University's "Chief Academic Officer." In a nutshell, that means it's the provost's job to oversee and advance the interests of undergraduate, graduate, and professional education on campus. It's the provost's job to advocate for academic priorities; make sure that a diverse faculty is recruited and... More
Answered By: Zsa*Zsa* Galore - 10/11/2008
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the provost is generally the chief academic officer. see link for more detailed decscription http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Provost_(education)
Answered By: firstname.lastname@example.org - 10/11/2008
The head of certain schools or religious orders.
Answered By: Bingabells - 10/11/2008
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