Organizational Structures of Presidents’ and Provosts’ Offices

Topics: Human Resources, Administration and Finance, Organizational Structures, Staffing, Faculty Affairs, Academic Affairs, Faculty Compensation and Benefits

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This report examines the structure of administrative support in the presidents’ and provosts’ offices at mid-sized public institutions. Additionally, the report describes staff functions, reporting structures, and salary ranges for various administrative positions.

Research Questions

  • What administrative staff support the president and provost?
  • What is the function and reporting structure for each administrative staff member?
  • How do institutions determine salary for administrative staff in the presidents’ and provosts’ offices?