Our academic programs, libraries, and technology services are managed and guided by the Office of the Provost. The provost and dean of the College has overall responsibility for all aspects of academic life. The dean of academic affairs and the dean of faculty affairs work closely with the provost.

Provost and deans

  • Provost and Lia Gelin Poorvu ’56 Dean of the College Andrew Shennan

  • Dean of Academic Affairs Michael Jeffries

  • Dean of Faculty Affairs Megan Núñez

Our faculty

Our high-caliber faculty are dedicated teachers, with energetic engagement in the classroom and serious commitment to the intellectual growth of their students. At the forefront of their fields, our faculty undertake pioneering research, publish widely, exhibit and present at conferences around the world, and contribute their expert opinions to current conversations in the news media, documentaries, and other channels. While preparing students to realize their own highest aspirations, our faculty actively participate in the life of the College, contributing to an inclusive, cohesive community that enables every student to succeed—in and out of the classroom, at Wellesley and beyond.

Office of the Provost

Green Hall
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481
Kathy Sanger
Assistant to the Provost and Dean of the College