Associate Provost for Undergraduate Affairs
Elizabeth Bergmann Loizeaux is Associate Provost for Undergraduate Affairs in the Office of the Provost and Professor of English in the College of Arts & Sciences. She provides leadership on a host of core academic efforts – from innovative curriculum development to creative uses of educational technology and honors programming – working closely with Boston University’s 17 schools and colleges to promote collaboration and strengthen the undergraduate experience. In addition to providing a central voice from the Provost’s office on matters related to undergraduate education, Beth oversees the Center for Excellence & Innovation in Teaching, the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program, and the Kilachand Honors College, and pursues special projects around online education, interdisciplinary programs, and academic advising. Key to her efforts is expanding and supporting student access to all aspects of BU’s offerings across disciplines.
Prior to her arrival at Boston University in 2012, Beth served as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of English in the College of Arts and Humanities at the University of Maryland, College Park. She teaches and writes about 20th century poetry. Her most recent book, Twentieth-Century Poetry and the Visual Arts, was published by Cambridge University Press in 2008. A graduate of Mount Holyoke College, she received her MA and Ph.D. in English from the University of Michigan. Her more than 25 years of classroom experience include overseas teaching in England, Ireland and Germany.
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