Sue Averill is the associate provost for faculty affairs at Kent State University.
Averill joined Kent State in December, 2008, after serving as assistant university legal counsel at Cleveland State University. Before joining Cleveland State, she served as executive director of the American Association of University Professors' Kent State Chapter, as well as an instructor in the university's Department of Justice Studies.
Additionally, Averill served as an arbitrator for the Akron Better Business Bureau and a senior staff editor at the Xinhua News Agency in Beijing, China.She earned her Juris Doctor from The University of Akron. She earned a master's degree in French language and literature as well as a bachelor's degree in French language and literature and psychology from Ohio State University.