Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
The Vice Provost for Academic Affairs works with the Provost, the Vice Presidents, the Academic Deans, the Dean of Undergraduate Academic Affairs, and the Dean of the Graduate School. The Vice Provost for Academic Affairs oversees the following units: Library & Gallery, International Education Services, Institutional Research, Analysis & Decision Support, The Hilltop Institute and the Office of Accessibility and Disability Services. Dr. Moreira has overall responsibility for international programs and represents UMBC in all academic agreements. Dr. Moreira coordinates the development and approval procedures for new academic programs and has responsibility for the periodic review of the current academic programs. Dr. Moreira takes the lead within the Academic Affairs Division for the planning efforts for the new academic buildings on campus and he is responsible for space issues for the Provost’s Office. He chairs the campus IT Steering Committee, the Classroom Committee, and the UMBC Diversity Council. He maintains his teaching and research responsibilities in Chemical, Biochemical and Environmental Engineering and serves as Director of the Biochemical Regulatory Engineering program. He is on the International Board of Directors for the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering and is an Associate Editor for the Parenteral Drug Association’s Journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology.