Office of the Provost

Mary Ann Rafoth, Ph.D.

Provost
Professor of Education
412-397-6020
rafoth@rmu.edu

Dr. Rafoth is is the chief academic officer for the university, overseeing RMU’s five schools, their degree programs, and scholarly research. She oversees the Office of the Registrar, Special Academic Programs, and academic budgets.

Sushil K. Acharya, Ph.D.

Associate Provost for Research, Global Initiatives & Development
Professor of Software Engineering
412-397-4023
acharya@rmu.edu

Dr. Acharya oversees faculty and student research and grants and the Center for Global Engagement as well as acts as a liaison to graduate studies.

Maria V. Kalevitch, Ph.D.

Associate Provost, Innovation and Academic Outreach
Dean, School of Engineering, Mathematics and Science
University Professor of Science
412-397-4020
kalevitch@rmu.edu

Dr. Kalevitch oversees outreach and innovation projects for the university including collaborative partnerships such as the Bridges and Pathways partnership.

CGE

Visit the Center for Global Engagement and discover opportunities to study, research, or intern around the world.

Programs

Several special programs are available at RMU for students who aspire to positions of leadership and seek to challenge themselves and to gain the insights and guidance of professional mentors and of their peers.

Registrar

This department functions as the main resource for students, faculty, and staff seeking information and/or services relating to the academic affairs within this system. Click here to view the Academic Integrity Policy

Scholar Development

The Office of Scholar Development is dedicated to helping our most ambitious undergraduate students achieve their intellectual and professional goals. We help students assess their strengths, explore opportunities, and complete applications for prestigious national and international awards. Click here to contact us for more info.

CIT

The Center for Innovative Teaching seeks to support the professional development of RMU faculty through a variety of programs and activities. Initiatives include a faculty mentoring program and a faculty advisor training program. The center also supports RMU faculty engagement in pedagogical research and presentation.