Special Assistant to the Provost
Dr. Kelly Long serves a Special Assistant to the Provost on Undergraduate Affairs. She also has served as Vice Provost for Undergraduate Affairs. In that role she provided institutional leadership regarding processes and initiatives involving undergraduate education. As VPUA she collaborated with individuals and groups across campus on matters involving curriculum, student success, advising, teaching and learning, diversity and inclusion, admission, and access.
Dr. Long joined the Department of History in 1998 and later served as Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies in the College of Liberal Arts. She taught high school in the Poudre School District for many years and has been actively involved in pre- and in-service educator development and curricular design. Her research and publication involves U.S.-Asian relations, history education, and the Scholarship on Teaching and Learning. Dr. Long received her bachelor’s degree at Colorado State University and her Ph.D. at the University of Colorado Boulder.