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Office of the Senior Vice Provost for Academic and Faculty Support

Overseen by Senior Vice Provost Jesse T. Zapata, Ph.D., the UTSA Office of Academic and Faculty Support provides support to faculty, academic administrators and staff through programming, resources, operational facilitation, guidance, and oversight of key policies and procedures to strengthen our academic community and help our faculty members achieve their full potential. In addition, the office is a partner of the UTSA Faculty Center and oversees the university's Teaching and Learning Services. Please browse the left-hand navigation for more information about each of our major office functions and feel free to contact us with any questions.




New Faculty Orientation

August 13 - 18, 2018

A week of events and activities designed to welcome new tenure-track and tenured faculty members and prepare them to hit the ground running in their first semester at UTSA.
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Academic & Faculty Support Mission Statement
The Office of the Senior Vice Provost for Academic and Faculty Support provides leadership, guidance, and resources to facilitate mindful planning and implementation related to faculty success and administrative processes. These activities are undertaken in ways that connect to and support institutional goals, priorities, and strategic directions of the university.

Academic & Faculty Support Vision Statement
To provide world-class leadership and guidance to achieve faculty and academic excellence at UTSA.