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Academic Affairs

The Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs is the chief academic officer of the College of Charleston and a key member of the President's senior staff. The Provost oversees academic programs, faculty affairs and many academic support functions, and works to ensure that the College of Charleston fulfills its institutional mission and goals.


  • The 2015 Commencement Ceremonies are available to view online at
  • Convocation 2015 took place on Monday morning, August 24.  Faculty led small groups of new students in a discussion about The College Reads! selection for this year, Freedom Summer: The Savage Season of 1964 That Made Mississippi Burn and Made America a Democracy by Bruce Watson. Mr. Watson will visit campus on November 9, 2015.  Incoming students received a copy of the book over the summer, they were provided with a Reading Guide, and an essay assignment.  

  • Our Fall 2015 Writers' Retreat will take place over Fall Break, October 19-20, 2015. Applications are due by midnight on Monday, September 28, 2015. In selecting participants, preference will be given to faculty preparing for a major review and new faculty establishing a writing program. All instructional faculty members are welcome to apply, including adjunct faculty and fulltime staff who also serve as adjuncts (provided your staff supervisor approves of your participation and consequent leave or absence from your regular duties).  

Important Documents and Links

Provost's Reports

The 2014-2015 Provost's reports are linked on the Faculty Senate Meetings webpage by date.

Academic Recruiting

Interested candidates may apply to academic positions at College of Charleston through the PeopleAdmin portal or via

CofC administrators and staff may access PeopleAdmin here