James W. DuMond Jr., Ph.D.

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Welcome to Franklin Pierce University, a community of dedicated educators and talented, energetic students who seek to make a positive impact in our university work together and in their larger communities as leaders of conscience.

A Franklin Pierce education prepares students to meet the demands of a rapidly changing world at the same time it instills a sense of responsibility towards that world. Franklin Pierce University remains a uniquely nurturing and intellectually fertile educational institution. It is deeply fulfilling to be able to continue to support the mission of Franklin Pierce University to provide "an education that matters".

The Office of the Provost encourages you to participate in the evolution and growth of your personal academic future.

The Provost's Office

The Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs is the University’s chief academic officer and provides academic leadership and administrative oversight to the College of Graduate and Professional Studies, the College at Rindge, as well as the University Registrar’s Office, the DiPietro Library, the Department of Information Technology, the Office of Institutional Research and the Center for Academic Excellence.

Provost's Council
Name Title
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Dean of the College at Rindge
Dean of the College of Graduate and Professional Studies
Dean of the College of Business
Associate Dean of Student Success and Advising
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Assistant Dean of the College of Business
University Librarian
Interim Information Technology Director
Interim Registrar