The provost's office supports career development and success of faculty members.
Virginia Tech Institutional Member of NCFDD
Virginia Tech is now an institutional member of the National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD). The independent center provides professional development, training, and mentorship opportunities to more than 65,000 members representing colleges and universities in the United States. The center focuses on helping faculty, particularly underrepresented faculty, successfully make the transition from graduate student to professor.
Assistant Professors, Assistant Clinical Professors, and Assistant Professors of Practice.
The provost's staff provides support to the university promotion and tenure committee and oversees the process.
AdvanceVT and the Office of the Provost host occasional workshops to provide information for associate professors preparing for promotion.