With the recent appointment of Dr. Palazzo to the Provost position President Jackson has done something that the faculty has advocated for some time. She has formally given the Provost the Chief Academic Officer role at
We believe that by redefining the Provostís role at
With this in mind the Faculty Senate passed the following resolution:
Faculty Senate Resolution
The Faculty Senate applauds the Presidentís action vesting the Provostís position with the title and role of Chief Academic Officer at
We believe that this represents a significant step forward in Rensselaerís move to join the ranks of elite research universities, and we ask that
The Faculty Senate congratulates Dr. Robert Palazzo on his appointment to Provost, and looks forward to working closely and productively with him in his newly defined role.