The Provost serves as Chief Academic Officer for Lesley University to ensure that our academic programs meet high standards for quality. The Provost and all members of the Provost Office team work collaboratively across the university with faculty, academic deans, budget officers, program directors, advisors, admissions counselors, alumni, and current students.
The Provost’s Office area includes the following student- and faculty-serving offices:
Ellen Jackson, Project Director, Adjunct Faculty Affairs and Center for Teaching Learning and Scholarship (CTLS)
Ellen supports all the departments across the university to recruit, hire and train adjunct faculty. She works with the Dean of Faculty to provide faculty development through the Center for Teaching, Learning and Scholarship. Ellen also co-chairs Community of Scholars.
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Randi Korn, Assistant Provost for Academic Success
Randi has 20 years of experience addressing areas of student success. She enjoys using Design Thinking to assess, strategize and develop new processes and activities to improve the outcomes of all students at Lesley University. A special area of research and interest is first-generation, low-income and underprepared students.
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Eileen Kronauer, Grants Officer
Eileen has over 15 years of experience working in grants management. She puts faculty at ease while exploring, applying for, and managing external grant funding to support their research and academic programs.
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Lisa O'Neill, Special Assistant to the Provost
Lisa is responsible for operations within the Provost's Office and special projects usually involving systems. She enjoys defying the law of entropy. A Lesley graduate, Lisa loves working in a culture that values relationship, community, and social justice.
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Linda Pursley, Director of Assessment
For 15 years Linda has supported faculty and staff in assessing the impact of curriculum and services on student learning at Lesley. She is enthusiastic about assessment and aims for it to be systemic, systematic, and sustainable.
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Jen Serowick, Associate Provost for Coordinated Student Success
Jen oversees Lesley’s programs and services geared towards adult learners. She's passionate about creating pathways and eliminating barriers for adults to finish their bachelor’s degrees and pursue whatever they dream of for their lives.
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Alex Wagner, Director of Institutional Research
Alex leads the implementation of data-informed decision making. He is a passionate advocate for using analytics to drive student success by providing insights for informed decisions about complex issues.
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