Ravi Bellamkonda returns to Emory as provost and executive vice president
A biomedical scientist and former Emory professor, Dr. Ravi Bellamkonda is set to join as Emory’s next provost and executive vice president for academic affairs. He’s returning to Emory after serving as dean of the Pratt School of Engineering at Duke University for the past five years. He previously held a joint appointment as a faculty member at Emory and Georgia Tech from 2003 to 2016, serving as chair of the Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering for three years. He also serves on the steering committee for Duke’s Center for Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation. Under his leadership, Duke’s school of engineering was recognized with a Bronze Award and Exemplar status by the American Society for Engineering Education’s Diversity Recognition Program.
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