Brie Gertler is Vice Provost for Academic Affairs and Commonwealth Professor in the Corcoran Department of Philosophy. The vice provost for academic affairs serves as a second-in-command for the provost and provides leadership and oversight of the core academic functions of the University.
The President and Provost’s Fund supports faculty-led research projects related to the University’s strategic plan, with an emphasis on improving the experiences of students, faculty and staff – anything that could improve life and learning at UVA. The fund has a total pool of $700,000, with a cap of $200,000 per award. Applications are due January 15, 2021.