Academic and Student Affairs

Academic, Faculty and Global Programs

Stephen H. Kolison, Jr., Ph.D.   Bio
Stephen H. Kolison, Jr., Ph.D.  
Associate Vice President

1612 Van Hise
1220 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706
Fax: 608.263.2046

Responsible for ...

  • Academic Program Planning, Policy, & Review
          addressing all facets of academic programming including
          oversight of the UW System program array and realignment.
  • Applied Research Grant Program
          supporting the advancement of research in the UW System and
          facilitating technology transfer and economic development
          throughout the state.
  • International Education & Engagement
          developing today's global citizens.
  • PK-16 Partnerships & Initiatives
          helping to ensure that PK-12 and higher education work together
          to give students and  their teachers the best education and preparation
  • Professional & Instructional Development
          advancing the practice of teaching and enhancing student learning
          for all students.
  • Women's Studies Consortium
          ensuring the continued development of Women's Studies
          throughout the UW System.
  • Wisconsin Distinguished Professors Program
          recognizing and supporting professorships in areas of vital or emerging
          economic significance to the State of Wisconsin.
  • Primary Liaison to Faculty & Academic Staff Representatives
          as well as other state and educational agencies and institutions;
          actively seeking input and encouraging collaboration.
  • Emerging Opportunities & Challenges
          related to academic planning, quality, and the competitiveness
          of the UW System.
  • Prior Learning Assessment