Senior Fellow, Office of Integrative Liberal Learning and the Global Commons, AAC&U
Ann S. Ferren has more than thirty years of experience as an academic administrator in a variety of roles Including Director of General Education, Dean of Faculty, and Interim Provost at American University in Washington D.C., Vice President for Academic Affairs at Radford University, and most recently as Provost at the American University in Bulgaria. She has served on the Board, participated in many institutes, and written for several AAC&U publications. Her work on academic quality, assessment, and reallocation of resources to support learning and curricular improvement is particularly relevant in the new economic environment of higher education.
Area of Expertise:
general education models; use of resources/costing out models; politics and strategy; improving teaching; strengthening curricula