Office of Academic Innovation


Picture of Dr. Jane E. Neapolitan Assistant Provost
Jane E. Neapolitan, Ed.D. Assistant Provost, Office of Academic Innovation

The Office of Academic Innovation provides supports for developing the talents of university faculty as leaders in teaching, scholarship, and service.

Located on the 4th floor of Cook Library in the heart of the Towson University main campus, OAI serves as a catalyst and model for using effective learning approaches that have the potential for transforming the quality of the academic experience for faculty and students.

Through collaborative relationships and partnerships, OAI builds a culture of collegiality, trust, and faculty leadership that acknowledges the roots of Towson University as Maryland’s premier teaching institution of higher education.

The Office of Academic Innovation brings together the best educational and technological ideas for effective learning through:

  • Faculty Professional Development
  • Instructional Design Support
  • Collaboration and Partnerships for Academic Success
  • Distance Education Assurance

Contact Information


Cook Library Room 405
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.