Provost Leadership

The administrative leadership team, comprised of vice provosts, assistant vice president and chief of staff, oversees important functions that directly support the University's academic units.
Tamara Brown headshot

Dr. Tamara L. Brown

Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Pranesh Aswath

Dr. Pranesh Aswath

Senior Vice Provost for Academic Planning and Policy


Dr. Ann Cavallo

Assistant Vice Provost and Director, Center for Research on Teaching and Learning Excellence (CRTLE)

Susan Elltiott

Susan Elliott

Assistant Vice President for Academic Resource Planning


Katie Hageman

Chief of Staff, Office of the Provost


Dr. Dan Himarios

Vice Provost and Executive Director of the Center for Global Academic Initiative


Dr. Rebecca Lewis

Assistant Vice Provost for Institutional Effectiveness and Reporting


Dr. Maria Martinez-Cosio

Interim Dean of the College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs & Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs


Dr. Ashley Purgason

Associate Vice Provost for Student Success

Edith Reed

Edith Reed

Assistant Vice Provost for Academic Human Resources

Dr. Amber Smallwood

Dr. Amber Smallwood

Assistant Vice Provost for Academic Planning and Policy