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The provost is the chief academic officer for the University. He provides leadership, ensures academic accountability, encourages innovation and entrepreneurship, facilitates the work of faculty, staff and students and serves as a public intellectual promoting the culture, spirit and value of the academy. The provost works closely with the president in developing University priorities and in administering program budgets and faculty personnel policies. As a member of the Regents' Council of Chief Academic Officers, he participates in a collegial fashion with other academic leaders in system-wide shared governance and coordination.
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August 7-8: New Faculty Workshops, Memorial Union
August 11-12: New Faculty and Staff Orientation (agenda), TBA
August 14: Fall Convocation (agenda), Beach Schmidt Performing Arts Center
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Contact Information600 Park Street Sheridan Hall 302Hays, KS 67601Telephone: (785) 628-4241Fax: (785) 628-4157Chris Crawford, Interim ProvostE-mail: email@example.com Office Hours:8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday