Dale Billingsley, acting executive vice president and university provost of the University of Louisville, is the chief academic officer.

As chief academic officer, he has oversight of undergraduate, graduate and professional education at UofL.

He is a member of the leadership team (president, executive vice president for health affairs, executive vice president for research and innovation, vice president for strategy and general counsel, vice president and chief finance officer, and vice president and chief operations officer) and works closely with the vice presidents and other top administrative officials.

The provost’s senior staff is directly responsible for undergraduate affairs, graduate affairs, diversity initiatives, student affairs, strategic planning, institutional research and accountability, and faculty personnel. A number of offices and centers report through the provost’s senior staff and are enumerated in the unit organizational chart (PDF) and staff responsibilities list (PDF).