Jeff Zaleski serves as Vice Provost for Research at IU Bloomington and as an IU Associate Vice President for Research. He is also Provost Professor in the College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Chemistry at IU Bloomington.
As Vice Provost, Zaleski oversees the development of research and creative activities across the Bloomington campus. This includes oversight of 22 research centers, institutes, and museums, including unique centers such as the Kinsey Institute and the Ostrom Workshop. Zaleski has been highly instrumental in bolstering scientific research funding, projects, and infrastructure. He also plays a crucial role in facilitating the campus’s research engagement with NSWC Crane, the Department of Defense, and other national security resources.