Strategic Vision

The Provost Division fosters excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, and service.  The Division provides the University community with cutting-edge programs and essential services that facilitate integrative learning and the education of the whole person, affirm spirituality, and promote diversity, equity and inclusion throughout the academic and cocurricular experience.

The Provost Division includes:

Kathy Littles, Provost at CIIS Kathy Littles, Provost
Chip Goldstein, Associate Provost for Assessment and Compliance at CIIS

Chip B. Goldstein, Associate Provost for Assessment and Compliance, overseeing:

  • Accreditation, Accreditation Liaison Officer
  • Academic Assessment
  • Compliance/State Authorization
  • Institutional Effectiveness
Michelle Eng, Associate Provost for Academic Planning and Resources at CIIS

Michelle Eng, Associate Provost for Academic Planning and Resources, overseeing:

  • Budgets
  • Adjuncts
  • Core Faculty Contracts and Workload Units
  • Course Planning (formerly AY FACTS)
  • Center for Psychedelic Therapies and Research (Liz Beaven until June 2022)
  • Data and Report Writing
  • Program Managers and Coordinators support
  • Registrar’s Office
  • Academic Policies
Fraylanie Aglipay, Interim Dean of Students at CIIS

Fraylanie Aglipay, Interim Dean of Students, overseeing

  • The Director/Manager of Accessibility
  • Career Services
  • Counseling Services
  • Grievances/Complaints
  • International Students Office
  • Student Union
  • Wellness
Ben Cline-Suzuki, Dean of Information Technology at CIIS

Ben Cline-Suzuki, Dean of Information Technology, overseeing:

  • Akademos Bookstore
  • Campus Technology
  • Online Education

Ellen Durst, Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid, overseeing:

  • Admissions
  • Enrollment Operations
  • Financial Aid
Kelly Sundin, Dean of Research and Academic Support, University Librarian at CIIS

Kelly Sundin, Dean of Research and Academic Support, University Librarian, overseeing:

  • Center for Writing and Scholarship
  • Dissertation and Thesis office
  • Human Research Review Committee (HRRC)
  • Library
Danielle Drake, Dean of Faculty Development, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at California Institute of Integral Studies

Danielle Drake, Dean of Faculty Development, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

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