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Dr. La Jerne Terry Cornish

Dr. La Jerne Terry Cornish

Provost & Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Dr. La Jerne Terry Cornish became Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs at Ithaca College on July 1, 2018.

As the college’s chief academic officer, the provost and senior vice president for academic affairs reports directly to the president and plays a significant role in strategic planning and implementation. The deans of the college’s five schools—Business, Communications, Health Sciences and Human Performance, Humanities and Sciences, and Music—report to the provost, who has responsibility for supporting and advancing the teaching, scholarship and development of faculty and for all matters related to academic programs and curricula.

Contact her at provost@ithaca.edu or at (607) 274-3113.