Associate Vice Provost for DKU and Duke University Programming and Strategy
Valerie Hausman is Associate Vice Provost for DKU and Duke University Programming and Strategy. Valerie works closely with DKU and Duke leadership, faculty and staff to coordinate the student experience for DKU undergraduate students coming to Duke. Her role includes coordination of academic, co-curricular, advising, infrastructure and student life related components, to ensure an exceptional student experience. In her previous role (2012-2018), Valerie served as the Associate Dean for Global Executive Education at Duke’s Fuqua School of Business, where she managed Fuqua’s portfolio of Executive Education programs and a long-term strategic partnership with Nazarbayev University in Kazakhstan. From 2008-2011, Valerie coordinated Fuqua’s global strategy, working closely with teams in Europe, Russia, India, China and the Middle East to enable Fuqua to develop a meaningful presence in each of these regions. From 2005-2008, she served as Associate Director, Health Sector Management (HSM) at Fuqua, where she oversaw all aspects of the HSM Executive MBA programs.
Valerie’s experience prior to joining Duke University includes positions at the University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School, Deloitte Consulting, Goldman Sachs and the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. Valerie is a member of the International Advisory Board of the Porto Business School in Portugal. She earned a BA in Economics with a concentration in International Relations from Cornell University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.