Office of the Provost

Additional Provost's Office Staff

Laura Harrington

Assistant to the Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

Laura Harrington’s primary responsibility is administrative support for the Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs and in his role as Senior Counselor to the President for Arts, Diversity, and Undergraduate Affairs. Laura maintains the Senior Vice Provost’s calendar, schedules meetings, assists in gathering pertinent meeting materials, makes travel arrangements, and organizes many special events for the Senior Vice Provost’s Office.

Laura coordinates all aspects of the King-Chavez-Parks Visiting Professor Program and the Harold R. Johnson Diversity Service Award process. She staffs the Military Officer Education Committee and the Undergraduate Deans Group. She assists the Assistant Vice Provost with the Shipman, Gates, and Rogel Honor Societies and helps with the Rhodes, Mitchell, and Marshall Scholarship process.

She coordinates with the Office of Budget and Planning for the transfer of funds awarded by the office and reconciles the purchasing card accounts for the Senior Vice Provost and the Assistant Vice Provost.

Laura has been working at the University since September of 1986, starting at the Medical Center and then on Central Campus. Prior to joining the Provost’s Office Staff, she worked as the administrative assistant for the Dean of the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts.

Postal Address:
3084 Fleming Administration Building
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-1340

Telephone Number:
(734) 764-3982

E-mail Address:
lharring@umich.edu

 

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