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Office of Institutional Equity

Vice Provost for Institutional Equity Search

A national search is currently underway to identify the next Vice Provost for Institutional Equity (VPIE). Reporting to the Provost, the VPIE leads the Office of Institutional Equity (OIE) and serves as an ex-officio member of the Diversity Leadership Council, a member of the Provost’s Sexual Violence Advisory Committee (SVAC), and a member of the Provost’s senior leadership team. Please click here for an abbreviated version of the VPIE position description and instructions on how to apply.


The search committee, composed of faculty, staff, and students from across the institution, in partnership with the search firm, WittKieffer, will help identify outstanding candidates for this critical leadership position.


The committee is led by co-chair Michele Decker, associate professor in the Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health at JHU’s Bloomberg School of Public Health and co-chair of the Provost's Sexual Violence Advisory Committee, and Paul Pineau, vice president and general counsel. Please click here to view the full list of committee members.


If there are individuals you would like to nominate for the VPIE position, please contact the search firm consultants at