Division of Academic Affairs
Staff and Areas of Responsibility
Office of the Provost
Administrative office for the Provost. USciences faculty and staff should refer to the internal Office of the Provost Google site for faculty information, documents, forms and policies.
Jill M. Baren, MD, MS, MBA
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Whitecar Hall 2302
Assistant to the Provost
Whitecar Hall 2304
Andrew Armitage, EdD, MBA
Associate Provost for Administration
Whitecar Hall 2301
John Connors, PharmD
Associate Provost for Academic Affairs
Whitecar Hall 2601
Jean-Francois Jasmin, PhD
Associate Provost for Research and Graduate Education
McNeil Hall 104
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE), and several individual programs maintain Accreditation and Certification from other agencies. In addition to our Accreditation web page, please also refer to our public web page devoted to the UScience MSCHE Self-Study, and the internal Self-Study Google site available to faculty and staff.
Students from USciences and other institutions benefit from the flexibility of a range of articulation and affiliation agreements.
Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness
The Office of Institutional Effectiveness (OIE) is responsible for all institutional research, reporting, and oversight of assessment and planning. USciences faculty and staff should refer to the internal OIE Google site for the Factbook, institutional data, survey data, and assessment reports.
Kymber L. Taylor
Director of Institutional Effectiveness
Whitecar Hall 2301
Marc LoGrasso, Ph.D.
Associate Director of Assessment
Alaina Giovanni, MEd
The General Education program and curriculum support the mission of the University and foster the development of well-rounded college-educated leaders.
Britta Schasberger, MSPT EdD
Director of General Education/Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
4500 Woodland - Office 109
The USciences Honors Program offers exceptional students the opportunity for specialized, intensive learning experiences inside and outside the classroom.
Steve Moelter, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, Director, Undergraduate Program in Psychology, Director, University Honors Program, Co-Director, Neuroscience Program
Kline Hall 218
The faculty and staff of the Joseph W. England Library support the academic and research needs of USciences faculty, students and staff.
Associate Director of Library & Information Sciences, Associate Professor of Information Science
Instructor, Access Services Librarian
Collection Management and Metadata Librarian
Assistant Professor, Information Science
Library Night Coordinator
The Registrar’s Office maintains academic records for all students enrolled for academic credits. USciences students, faculty and staff should refer to the internal Registrar Google site for enrollment verification requests, forms and FERPA information.
Whitecar Hall 1104
Sponsored Projects and Research
The Office of Sponsored Projects and Research (OSPR), a central office for the receipt and dissemination of funding opportunities, provides assistance to faculty members, administrators, and students from conceptual development and planning through implementation and management of funded projects. Internal audiences should visit the OSPR Google Site for comprehensive information, forms, etc.
Substance Use Disorders Institute
The Substance Use Disorders Institute (SUDI) at USciences translates science into policy and practice and improves substance use disorders care, and promote effective long-term recovery strategies.
Andrew Peterson, PharmD, PhD
Executive Director, SUDI
Griffith Hall 108A
Whitecar Hall, Suite 2300
University of the Sciences
600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495