General Contact Information
Office of the Provost & Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
One Bernard Baruch Way
New York, NY 10010-5585
135 East 22nd Street, 7th Floor
Office of the Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
Patricia L. Price, Associate Provost for Academic Administration and Faculty Development
Dr. Price joined the College as Associate Provost for Academic Administration and Faculty Development on June 26, 2017. She oversees the Office of Academic Administration and the Sponsored Programs and Research Office. The VPAA & FD provides leadership, guidance, and support across all aspects of faculty scholarship, development, professional advancement, and appointments at the College.
Prior to coming to the College, Dr. Price served as Dean of Academic Affairs at Guttman Community College, City University of New York. There, she was the sole academic dean at a startup educational institution focused on student success. She developed initiatives promoting faculty scholarship, recognition, and professional development. The full-time faculty increased 68% under her leadership, and she implemented an innovative First Year Sponsor and orientation program. Price oversaw the budgeting development and management process in Academic Affairs. Price provided guidance and support for the mission-critical areas of experiential and global learning. In addition, she led the area of external partnerships for the College, including the Early College High School.
For 19 years before her arrival in New York, Dr. Price was a Professor of Geography at Florida International University in Miami. At Florida International, Dr. Price served in the Office of the Provost as Faculty Fellow from 2011-2013, where she was primarily tasked with piloting an integrated suite of faculty success initiatives. In addition, she held a seven-year appointment in FIU's Division of Research, as Chair of the Institutional Review Boards overseeing human subject research. Price was an American Council on Education Fellow (Class of 2013-2014) and spent her fellowship year working with the presidents of Claremont Graduate University and Harvey Mudd College in Claremont, California.
She has obtained significant federal funding for her research from the National Science Foundation and the National Endowment for the Humanities. Dr. Price is an internationally recognized urban and cultural geographer whose scholarship explores Latino/a neighborhood dynamics, critical geographies of race and ethnicity, and diversity in higher education. She has authored four books and numerous journal articles.
Price was born and raised in Tacoma, Washington and received her PhD from the University of Washington in Seattle. She is an avid distance runner, having completed over 30 half-marathon races.