Senior vice provost for academic affairs

As the senior vice provost for academic affairs, Deborah Noble-Triplett, Ph.D., provides leadership to critical areas tied to academic quality and student success.

Working closely with Provost Gail Hackett, Noble-Triplett and her team lead the VCU academic functions to ensure it aligns with the provost's priorities, the president's priorities, and the university's strategic plan — all with the goal of providing an exciting, challenge, and meaningful academic experience for every VCU student.

See the members of Noble-Triplett's team or look up who to contact by subject area.

2018-19 goals and priorities

In conjunction with the provost's priorities and objectives, Noble-Triplett and her team have identified the following focus areas for the academic year:

Three pillars

Setting the standard for academic excellence

Ensuring student success

Servicing the academic enterprise at VCU

Priority areas

Relevant, Experiential and Applied Learning (REAL)

Engagement, gap analysis, curriculum, assessment, high-impact practices, strategic plan

Student success, enrollment, and partnership initiatives

Course scheduling, Global Student Success Program, Mellon Grant

Academic excellence

Plans of study, assessment

Academic programs

Program development and innovation

Accreditation

SACSCOC fifth-year interim report, QEP impact report

Dr. Noble-Triplett's team

Deborah Noble-Triplett, Ph.D.
Senior vice provost for academic affairs
(804) 828-8883
nobletriplett@vcu.edu

Sandy Morgan
Executive assistant to the senior vice provost for academic affairs
(804) 828-8883
sfmorgan@vcu.edu

Jamie Cooper, Ph.D.
Assistant vice provost for academic programs
(804) 828-8883
jscooper@vcu.edu

Erin Webster-Garrett, Ph.D.
Assistant vice provost for REAL
(804) 827-3421
elwebstergarr@vcu.edu

Teri Dunnivant
Managing editor, University Bulletin
(804) 828-3955
tldunnivant@vcu.edu

Andrew Arroyo, Ed.D.
Director for academic programs and policy
(804) 828-2523
atarroyo@vcu.edu

Scott Oates, Ph.D.
Director of academic integrity and assessment
(804) 828-9124
sfoates@vcu.edu

Rachel Gable, Ed.D.
Director of program development and innovation
(804) 828-6992
rgable@vcu.edu

Veronica Shuford
Director of program development and innovation
(804) 827-2672
vpshufor@vcu.edu

Herb Hill
Director of undergraduate research
(804) 828-4450
hhill@vcu.edu

Who to contact (by focus area)

Assessment
Scott Oates, sfoates@vcu.edu

Bulletin questions/information
bulletin@vcu.edu

SCHEV proposals
schevliaisons@vcu.edu

REAL experiential learning initiative
real@vcu.edu

SACSCOC fifth-year report
sacs5@vcu.edu

Undergraduate research
Herb Hill, hhill@vcu.edu