Susan Roth

Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies

Susan Roth, who came to Duke in 1973 as an assistant professor, is vice provost for interdisciplinary studies and professor in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience. She served as chair of the department from 1999-2002, then worked as special assistant in both the president’s and provost’s offices prior to becoming dean of the social sciences in Arts and Sciences from 2004-06.

The New York City native’s scholarly publications have focused on the process of coping with traumatic life events. She is known for her studies of sexually victimized women, and has served as president of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies.

Roth graduated from Barnard College, Columbia University, in 1970. She attended graduate school in psychology at Northwestern University, receiving her Ph.D. in 1973.

She has been the recipient of the Trinity College Distinguished Teaching award, and has served as dissertation advisor for 26 Ph.D. recipients in psychology.

Academic Leadership

Dean, School of Medicine
Dean, Fuqua School of Business
Dean of the Graduate School/Vice Provost for Graduate Education
Dean, Nicholas School of the Environment
Dean, School of Nursing & Vice Chancellor for Nursing Affairs
Dean, Divinity School
Dean, Pratt School of Engineering
Dean, Sanford School of Public Policy
Dean, School of Law
Dean of Arts and Sciences
Dean and Vice Provost, Undergraduate Education
Vice Provost, Faculty Diversity and Faculty Development
Vice Provost for Library Affairs
Vice Provost for the Arts
Executive Vice Provost for Finance and Administration
Vice President and Vice Provost, Global Strategy and Programs
Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies
Vice Provost for Duke Kunshan University and China Initiatives
Vice Provost and Director, Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative
Vice Provost for Research
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
President & CEO, DUMAC

University Administration

Vice President and General Counsel
Vice President, Administration
Vice President, Information Technology and Chief Information Officer
Vice President, Student Affairs
Vice President, Facilities
Vice President, Office for Institutional Equity
Vice President and University Secretary
Vice President, Public Affairs and Government Relations
Vice President, Alumni Affairs and Development
Vice President, Finance
Vice President and Director of Athletics
Vice President, Durham and Regional Affairs
President, DUMAC