Quality programs to enhance the university experience.

Alain St-Amant

“Working closely with our partners in faculties and services, we hope to create an exceptional student experience and students are passionate about their program of study.”

Alain St-Amant

— Vice-Provost, Academic Affairs


The Vice-Provost, Academic Affairs is responsible for all matters pertaining to teaching and learning activities at the University. This includes ensuring the highest quality programs and courses, as well as providing rich and inspiring experiential learning opportunities for both the student community and faculty. Academic integrity and academic regulations are also his responsibility.

He oversees a number of academic affairs initiatives, including program revitalization, pedagogical innovation and the role of technology in teaching and learning. He sits on several committees related to these issues and is responsible for services such as the Office of Program Evaluation, the Teaching and Learning Support Service (TLSS) and the French Immersion Program.


Professor St-Amant has been a professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences since 1993. He has also held a number of administrative leadership roles within the Faculty of Science, including Chair of the Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences from 2003 to 2009, and Vice-Dean of Undergraduate Studies and Student Experience from 2009 to 2022. Between 2022 and 2023, he was co-director of uOsatisfACTION.

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