The Black Think Tank at Duke University is supported by the Faculty Advancement Seed Grant from the Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement.

The Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement provides leadership, guidance, and oversight of University-wide strategies and programs to enhance faculty excellence. It oversees faculty development programs, including programs to recruit outstanding and diverse faculty. It partners with schools, departments, and other academic programs to enhance faculty success at Duke. The Office of Faculty Advancement works to promote a climate that values and celebrates inclusive excellence.