Office of the Vice President

for Academic Affairs


Responsibilities of the Vice President for Academic Affairs
Serve as principal aid to the president; support the president in dealing with range of faculty, staff and student issues.
Supervise all matters relating to curriculum and instruction in the University.
Oversee process of faculty and academic staff appointments and professional development activities.
Provide advisory recommendations to the President on academic appointments.
Initiate and coordinate development and implementation of academic strategic planning.
Establish priorities and plans for development of undergraduate academic programs & curricula as well as coordinate periodic reviews of these programs and professional program accreditation.
Oversee studies and reviews leading to the improvement of instruction.
Review, analyze and formulate academic policies and procedures regarding faculty recruitment, development and promotions.
Lead the development and implementation of a strategic enrollment management plan for undergraduate student admission to the University.
Supervise and direct the University scholarship program; monitor progress of university scholars in their graduate studies.
Prepare and/ or contribute to the preparation of studies on institutional and strategic issues as appropriate.
Chair Academic Affairs and University Scholarship Committees.
Coordinate international relations and student exchange program
Perform other duties as assigned by the President.