The Office of the Provost is responsible for setting and guiding institutional and budgetary priorities that advance the University’s academic mission. Together with deans and senior administrators, the Provost directs and supports the partnerships, collaborations, and planning initiatives on four Massachusetts campuses and an international center in Talloires, France. This team of academic leaders ensures that our educational and research programs are of the highest quality by working closely with faculty, staff, alumni, and students to fulfill the University’s goals and aspirations. The Office of the Provost is also responsible for the library system, international and industry collaborations, and the ten Boards of Advisors and support two Chief Diversity Officers that provide strategic vision and oversight for diversity and inclusion across the university.
The Program Director, Antiracism Initiative provides specialized, subject matter knowledge to develop, implement, review and evaluate key diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives and associated university strategic goals in collaboration with the Associate Provost and Chief Diversity Officers and the senior team. Participates in development of goals and strategies; develops, analyzes and monitors budgets; implements strategic goals for process improvement; and maintains and provides content for website material and supports overall communications for the office.