Dr. Herbert Shapiro, Assistant Provost for Lifelong Learning
As Assistant Provost, Herbert Shapiro provides leadership and vision for FAU's Lifelong Learning Society on the Boca Raton campus, focusing on faculty, staff, and program development as well as on its community engagement programs. He also oversees and directs the university's continuing education programs including Languages, Professional Development, Legal Studies and the Intensive English Institute.
Dr. Shapiro joined FAU after a long career as a scholar and teacher at the State University of New York, Stanford University and UCLA. His research and teaching focused primarily on Cultural Studies, American literature, English language studies, writing program assessment and evaluation, and adult learning, He received his Ph.D. in English from the University of Rochester.