As the chief academic officer at the University of Georgia, the senior vice president for academic affairs and provost guides efforts to promote a campus environment centered on teaching, research and public service.
UGA kicked off the new academic year by welcoming some of the world’s leading scholars to campus, and 56 additional faculty members in newly created positions are on the way. MORE
It’s been called “the point of no return” – the precise moment that an enzyme from HIV inserts itself into human DNA. GRA Eminent Scholar Vasu Nair discovered a way to arrest this enzyme, called HIV integrase, before it invades DNA. The UGA scientist developed a small-molecule drug that binds itself to a different part of the HIV integrase enzyme, effectively blocking it. VIDEO
GRU/UGA Medical Partnership Campus Dean Finalists
Four finalists for the position of campus dean of the Georgia Regents University/University of Georgia Medical Partnership recently visited Athens and Augusta to meet with faculty, staff, students and community members. MORE
Assistant Provost and UGA-Griffin Campus Director Finalists
Four finalists for the position of assistant provost and campus director at the University of Georgia's Griffin campus will visit UGA-Griffin in the coming weeks to meet with members of the university community. MORE