Dr. Houston Davis
Executive Vice Chancellor & Chief Academic Officer
Championing Academic Quality in the University System of Georgia
Academic Affairs, under the leadership of the Executive Vice Chancellor & Chief Academic Officer, promotes and ensures academic quality in the University of System of Georgia. The various departments within Academic Affairs work closely with thirty-one institutional members to ensure that the citizens of Georgia can pursue further studies from a rich variety of high quality academic programs – undergraduate, graduate, and professional – to meet their interests and lifelong career needs. Through the creation of policies and collaborative work, Academic Affairs advises and provides leadership on all academic-related areas to the members of the System; identifies and reviews solutions for the USG strategic plan in the departments of Academic Planning, Academic Programs, Data Administration, Educational Access and Success, Faculty Affairs, Information Technology Services, Research & Policy Analysis, Student Achievement and Student Affairs. Academic Affairs supports several special initiatives designed to enhance the quality of education and research in Georgia.