Dr. Lon S. Kaufman is the Acting Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Hunter College.
As the Chief Academic Officer, the Provost works with the President and Deans to oversee academic policies and activities. The Associate Provosts, together with the Provost’s administrative and operations staff, support the Provost in carrying out these responsibilities. The Office of the Provost oversees each of the college’s academic units, together with major areas of institutional, academic and sponsored programs planning, assessment and support. Under the Provost are the two Roosevelt House academic Programs of Human Rights and Public Policy, and the SEEK Program (Search for Education, Elevation and Knowledge). Other areas under the Provost’s leadership can be seen on the Hunter College website: