Welcome to the Office of the Vice-President, Academic
The Vice-President, Academic and Provost serves as the senior academic officer for Simon Fraser University.
Primary objectives of the Vice-President, Academic and Provost are to resource and support an outstanding education for SFU students and to provide a productive research environment for Faculty by:
- Attracting and supporting the best students;
- Recruiting and retaining faculty who are outstanding teachers and researchers;
- Supporting excellence and innovation in academic programs;
- Promoting excellence in research, scholarship and teaching;
- Responding to community needs for education and research.
The Vice-President, Academic and Provost provides vision and leadership for the academic activities of SFU’s:
- three campuses
- eight Faculties
- Lifelong Learning
- the Office of Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Fellows
- Student Services
The current Vice-President, Academic and Provost is Dr. Peter Keller.