The Provost is the chief academic officer at Wayne State University and is responsible for all faculty matters, including hiring and promotion and tenure; issues concerning the instructional mission of the university;  student performance and retention; and academic personnel policies and decisions, among other duties. The Provost oversees Wayne State’s 13 schools and colleges and their respective deans.

Warriors in Action, Automotive & Manufacturing - Wayne State University

Detroit is the birthplace of the auto industry. And while the city is undergoing an unprecedented transformation, the region remains a global leader in manufacturing and automotive production thanks to the Big Three and more than 10,000 manufacturing facilities located in Southeast Michigan. In Midtown, Wayne State’s position as a major urban research university is driving innovation in these areas. Through an array of programmatic pathways, interdisciplinary research experiences and industry partnerships, WSU students have direct access to employers and are at the forefront of everything from automotive safety and autonomous vehicles to sustainable manufacturing global supply chain management and advanced materials manufacturing. http://wayne.edu

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