Mentoring at Furman
Each student is supported by a team of mentors and advisors – including faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the university – who can help with educational journeys and professional goals.Mentoring opportunities
Teaching and Advising Awards
Meet the recent recipients of teaching and advising awards.Teaching and Advising Awards
Student Academic Honors
Academic excellence is recognized in a number of ways at Furman University.Student Academic Honors
New Faculty 2021-2022
Meet our new and visiting faculty for the 2021-2022 academic year.Meet our new faculty
Learn more about rewarding faculty positions available at Furman.Become a faculty member
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost
As Furman’s chief academic officer, Beth Pontari is responsible for the faculty and related administrative departments that support all undergraduate, graduate and continuing education programs.
Furman has two associate provosts who support the university’s academic programs and operations.
Furman has seven academic deans who support the university’s academic and administrative operations. Providing leadership for academic programs, procedures and policies, these deans help shape the academic experience of the university’s students and support faculty development.
The Office of Academic Affairs is responsible for managing Furman’s academic programs, including the hiring of all faculty and optimization of resource allocations and staffing within Academic Affairs. If you have a question for the vice president of academic affairs and provost or one of our deans, please contact us.
Contact Academic Affairs
Have a question? Please contact us.