Cecilia McCormick, JD
Associate Provost, Academic Initiatives
Cecilia McCormick, JD, works with senior level management, faculty and staff across the institution in leading strategic and academic initiatives under the Provost’s Time Series and the Enterprise Strategic Blueprint. She serves as the lead for the Time Series which features initiatives including curricular redesign, operational improvements to academic services, educational partnerships, and research initiatives. Ms. McCormick has created accountability with tracking measures to ensure progress, established priorities for resource allocation, and identified opportunities for collaboration across the colleges and outside of the institution. She also serves as the academic lead for the merger between Thomas Jefferson University and Philadelphia University as a member of the Integration Steering Committee and Lead of the Academic Affairs, Program and Curricula Sub-Committee. Ms. McCormick is also the champion of the Health Sciences Pipeline Programs. She and her committee have built school partnerships and launched various enrichment programs for students in the Philadelphia region to create an interest in STEM Education with a focus on workforce development and underserved populations.