The Office of the Vice-Provost provides leadership, critical assessment and evidenced-based support for teaching and learning, curriculum design, quality assurance processes and the achievement of strategic and academic initiatives in partnership with community and external stakeholders. It fosters a collaborative, holistic, and global approach to academics. The Office supports continuous improvement through engagement, planning and implementation. The Office strives to provide a supportive environment for those in and interacting with the office.

The Office of the Associate Vice-President (Academic Programs and Strategic Initiatives) focuses on:

Strategic initiatives

Advancing the strategic academic initiatives of the University

Quality assurance

Overseeing Carleton’s Institutional Quality Assurance Process (IQAP)

Continuous improvement

Developing a culture of continuous improvement for Carleton’s academic programs

In support of these broad and interconnected activities, the Office is engaged in a number of institutional initiatives and works closely with the senior executive, senior administrators, faculty, staff and students across campus.