Senior Associate Provost and Chief of Staff to the Provost
Carol Klaperman Morrow is Senior Associate Provost and Chief of Staff to the Provost. In this position, Dr. Morrow serves as the chief operating officer for the Office of the Provost, with responsibility for its administrative functions. She also acts as liaison between the Provost's Office and other University administrative units, with oversight responsibility for the Office of Academic Appointments and administrative responsibility for the Office of Faculty Governance.
Dr. Morrow has worked at NYU since 1982. Prior to joining the Provost's Office in 2006, Dr. Morrow served as Associate Dean for Science in the Faculty of Arts and Science. Previously at FAS, she was Assistant Dean for Science, Director of Science Planning, and Director of Administrative Policy Studies and Funded Research. Before joining FAS, she conducted policy research in what was then the University offices of the Vice Chancellor and of the Vice President for Administration.
Dr. Morrow received her B.A. in Sociology from Barnard College, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and graduated summa cum laude, and her M.A. and Ph.D. in Sociology from New York University. She is the author of Health Care Guidance: Commercial Health Insurance and National Health Policy (Praeger Special Studies, 1976), and articles on professional self-governance, including "Sick doctors: The social construction of professional deviance," published in Social Problems in 1982, and “'Doctors helping doctors': How the profession treats impairment," published in the Hastings Center Report in 1984.