• Fifteen women were honored with leadership awards from the Office for Women and the Division of Student Affairs at the Women’s History Month Leadership reception in March. Congrats to the winners!

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  • IUPUI researcher lays groundwork for new approaches to preventing youth violence

    A study by an Indiana University School of Social Work associate professor at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis has laid the groundwork for new strategies dealing with youth violence in five Caribbean countries.

    Carolyn Gentle-Genitty was selected by the Caribbean Community organization to lead a team of researchers who assessed violence-related behaviors in Jamaica, Antigua, St. Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, and Trinidad and Tobago.

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  • 2017 Chancellor's Academic Honors Convocation

    Friday, April 21, 2017
    3 p.m., Hine Hall Auditorium

    The Chancellor's Academic Honors Convocation is a celebration of the outstanding achievements made by IUPUI faculty and students across all areas of IUPUI’s mission: excellence in teaching and learning; excellence in research, scholarship, and creative activity; excellence in civic engagement; and excellence in diversity, collaboration, and best practices.

  • Margaret Ferguson appointed to academic affairs leadership post at IUPUI

    As senior associate vice chancellor for academic affairs, Ferguson provides leadership and vision for the direction of faculty affairs and faculty life at IUPUI. She steers the programs and events that develop faculty talent and leadership at all stages of career advancement, including promotion and tenure programs and processes, awards and funding opportunities, orientation for new faculty, and faculty mentoring. In addition, she coordinates IUPUI's online degree program development, a role that takes advantage of her expertise honed through previous work in support of IU Online.

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  • Gibau appointed Associate Vice Chancellor for Faculty Diversity and Inclusion

    Gibau will provide leadership and vision for the recruitment and retention of underrepresented faculty, particularly faculty of color, as well as the diversification of the graduate student pipeline into the academy.

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Welcome to the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor

The Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief Academic Officer oversees and provides campus leadership for the academic enterprise at IUPUI. The mission of the Office of Academic Affairs is to create and support an environment that advances IUPUI's institutional mission of achieving international distinction in education, scholarship, and public service. The office provides leadership for continuous improvement in academic programs, faculty development, and, ultimately, student success.

Chat with the EVC

Would you like to chat informally with EVC/CAO Kathy Johnson? Open office hours will be hosted for IUPUI faculty (drop-in; no appointment needed). We encourage you to visit and share your thoughts, ideas, and concerns. Below is the current schedule for open office hours hosted in University Hall 5022.

Spring semester 

  • Friday, April 21 (9-10:30)

  • Friday, May 19 (10-11:30)

New Faculty Welcome
When: Wednesday, August 16, 2017, 1 p.m.
Where: Campus Center 450

At the New Faculty Welcome, newly-hired faculty are introduced to the academic work at IUPUI and especially to resources created to ensure their success.  In addition to welcoming messages from campus administrators, there are opportunities for networking and presentations about research, teaching, and service on campus.


301 University Boulevard
Suite 5002
Indianapolis, IN 46202-5146

Did you know...

The IUPUI Office of Academic Affairs oversees and provides campus leadership for the academic enterprise at IUPUI? The following colleges, schools, and academic support units comprise Academic Affairs at IUPUI.

Schools and Units

Administrative Units and Offices