Scott Lindroth

Vice Provost for the Arts

Scott Lindroth, a professor of music , became vice provost for the arts in 2007.

Lindroth has worked closely with Duke arts departments, Duke Performances and the Nasher Museum of Art to expand and coordinate arts programming on campus. He oversees the Visiting Artist in Residence program and organizes the annual Duke Arts Festival.  Lindroth also works with the American Dance Festival and the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival to build strong arts collaborations between Duke and the local community. 

Since joining the Duke faculty in 1990, Lindroth has taught music composition, theory, computer music and other music subjects.

Lindroth’s compositions have been performed by the Chicago Symphony, the Philadelphia Orchestra, the New York Philharmonic, the Brooklyn Philharmonic, the Netherlands Wind Ensemble and many other chamber ensembles in the United States and Europe. Lindroth has received many awards and honors over his career, including the Rome Prize Fellowship, the New York Philharmonic Revson Fellowship, and awards from the National Endowment for the Arts and the American Academy and Institute for Arts and Letters.   

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

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