Anthony Walesby

Associate Vice Provost for Academic and Faculty Affairs

Anthony WalesbyAnthony Walesby is the Associate Vice Provost for Academic and Faculty Affairs, and the Senior Director of the Office for Institutional Equity at the University of Michigan. He also serves as the University’s ADA and Title IX Coordinator. His office is responsible for issues and initiatives related to climate, equity, civil rights enforcement, diversity, inclusion and respect.

Before joining the University of Michigan, Anthony served as an Assistant Provost and Associate Director of the Office of Equal Opportunity and Access at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Anthony is also a certified mediator for the State of Michigan Civil Court system. Prior to his career in higher education, Anthony served as a Federal Investigator for eight years. He worked for the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, in Chicago, and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in Washington, D.C. and Chicago.

Anthony received his Bachelor’s Degree, summa cum laude, in History and Political Science from Illinois State University and his Master’s Degree in Educational Policy Studies from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is also a veteran of the U.S. Navy.

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