The vice provost for interdisciplinary initiatives (VPII) works to enhance interdisciplinary research and education across the Danforth Campus and to build the collaborations that the community needs to ensure the successful implementation of the university’s strategic plan.

Mary McKay, vice provost for interdisciplinary initiatives

“Mary is uniquely suited to strengthen a culture of collaboration, scholarly distinction and inclusive excellence. She has demonstrated exceptional achievement in developing partnerships across disciplines and supporting faculty, staff and students to do their best work.”

Provost Beverly Wendland

Learn about WashU’s strategic vision