Stephen J. Gange, Ph.D. was appointed executive vice provost for academic affairs in October 2015 to facilitate and advance strategic academic priorities and initiatives. In this role, Dr. Gange collaborates with vice provosts, deans, and university leadership to inform the direction of our institution’s academic affairs.
Dr. Gange’s responsibilities include providing leadership to academic affairs committees, enhancing the educational experience for Johns Hopkins students, and fostering innovations in teaching and learning.
Prior to joining the Office of the Provost, Dr. Gange was the senior associate dean for academic affairs at the Bloomberg School of Public Health. He joined the faculty in the Department of Epidemiology after receiving his Ph.D. in statistics in 1994 and was appointed professor in 2007 before serving as a deputy chair and director of the doctoral program.
Dr. Gange has significant leadership experience with national and international HIV studies and has directed several analysis centers, including the Johns Hopkins Center for AIDS Research Biostatistics and Epidemiology Methods Core.
Dr. Gange has been the primary instructor for a spectrum of onsite and online methods courses and has led his department’s Gateway Sciences Initiative to foster the innovation and modernization of introductory courses. In 2015, Dr. Gange received the School of Public Health’s Ernest Lyman Stebbins Medal recognizing outstanding contribution to the school’s teaching programs.