The Tufts Effectiveness in Administrative Management (TEAM) project is aimed at improving administrative effectiveness and efficiency to address the financial challenges confronting higher education.
The Office of the Executive Vice President has launched several important initiatives designed to improve the university’s working, teaching, and learning environment.
Executive Vice President Patricia Campbell is the chief administrative officer of Tufts University responsible for oversight and coordination of many core administrative functions.
About the Office
Executive Vice President Patricia Campbell is the chief administrative officer of Tufts University responsible for oversight and coordination of core administrative functions including Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Operations, Audit and Management Advisory Services, Investment Office Administration and the Office of Sustainability.
Manages the fiscal resources of the university ensuring continuous improvement in planning, budgeting, and the efficient allocation of resources while maintaining the financial integrity of Tufts University.
• Human Resources
In support of the university’s mission to be a top-quality educational and research institution—and an employer of choice—Human Resources partners with the university’s schools, divisions, and other constituencies to offer an array of programs and services.
• Information Technology
Delivers technologies that facilitate teaching, learning, research, administration, and outreach.
Supports Tufts’ academic and research mission by providing well-maintained facilities; managing the construction of new facilities; providing dining services to students, faculty, and staff; delivering mail; and ensuring a safe and secure campus environment.
• Audit and Management Advisory Services
Provides internal audit and consulting services to the Tufts community. Independently reviews university operations to strengthen effectiveness in governance, risk management, and internal control processes, and advises on matters of business ethics.
• Office of Sustainability
Serves as a resource, a catalyst, and an advocate for environmental sustainability at Tufts.
Tufts Effectiveness in Administrative Management (TEAM) project is aimed at improving administrative effectiveness and efficiency to address the financial challenges confronting higher education.
Excellence at Work
The Excellence at Work survey was undertaken to identify, and then address, areas employees see as important to improving the quality of their work life.
Student Information System (SIS)
Over a three year period, beginning July 2011 through the summer of 2014, Tufts implemented a new Student Information System (SIS).