Vice Provost for Academic Administration
Office of the Provost
As Vice Provost for Academic Administration, Violeta Ettle oversees financial and administrative activities for the Provost and serves as his liaison on issues regarding information technology, facilities planning, risk management, and human resources. She directly supervises the Office of the Registrar and AU Central (One Stop Student Service Center) and administers the Online Learning Program and Summer Sessions. She works with the deans and unit heads on program development matters, contracts, process improvements and organizational change management.
For over 30 years, Ettle has served the American University community with her business and financial expertise. Before her appointment in the Provost's Office, Ettle served as an Assistant Vice President of Finance and Treasurer and as an internal auditor. She holds a BS in Accounting from the Polytechnic University of the Philippines, and a MBA in Finance from American University.
Area of Expertise: Higher education administration, distance learning programs, intercultural relations, Native Americans, academic program development, program development for minorities and underrepresented groups, continuous process improvement
Additional Information: Violeta T. Ettle has more than 30 years of experience in higher education administration, financial management, and program development. She oversees budgetary and administrative activities for the provost and serves as his liaison on issues regarding information technology, facilities planning, risk management, and human resources. She works with the deans and unit heads on program development matters, contracts, process improvements, and organizational change management. She is completing a PhD in education administration at AU.
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