Joanne PASSARO

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Carroll University
Joanne PASSARO

Dr Joanne Passaro is a cultural anthropologist who holds BA and PhD degrees from Duke University. Since 2007, she has served as Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Carroll University in Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA. She previously served as Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs at Point Park University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and as Acting Provost at Mercy College in New York. Prior to her position as Acting Provost at Mercy College, she served as Vice President for Planning and Institutional Assessment.

Dr Passaro has served on or led a number of internal institutional accreditation teams for decennial, monitoring and focused visits. She also served on Middle States Association visiting teams with responsibility for standards relating to planning, student learning, institutional assessment, faculty, and academic quality at liberal arts colleges and universities on the East Coast of USA and large, multi-campus for-profit institutions requiring visits and evaluation of multiple campuses.