Andrea Conklin Bueschel
Associate Provost for Strategy and Policy
Andrea Conklin Bueschel assumed the position of Associate Provost for Strategy and Policy on December 1, 2017. Andrea joined the Office of the Provost in 2016, serving as Assistant Provost for Faculty. In her role as Associate Provost for Strategy and Policy, she is responsible for overseeing a wide range of academic and administrative areas including policy coordination, accreditation, senior searches, and analytic projects for the Office of the Provost.
Prior to her appointment at Northwestern, Bueschel served as Associate Vice President at the Spencer Foundation, overseeing all of the foundation’s programs. Bueschel was also a lecturer in Northwestern’s School of Education and Social Policy, teaching a course on Higher Education Policy in the master’s in higher education program. Bueschel has been a higher education researcher at a think tank; was managing director for an educational consulting firm; has conducted program evaluation for non-profits; and has held various administrative posts in higher education. Recent publications address issues in higher education, philanthropy, and data use in schools. Bueschel holds a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from Bates College, and master's degrees in higher education and sociology and a Ph.D. in education policy from Stanford University.
Andrea Conklin Bueschel, Associate Provost for Strategy and Policy
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