R. Nowell Donovan, Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

The Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs is the senior member of the Chancellor's staff and acts for the Chancellor in his absence.

Meet the Provost

We must inspire the spirit.

It’s not just about passing the torch; it’s also about lighting the torch.

— Provost Donovan

Provost Donovan standing next to the scone stone

What does a Provost do?

Learn about the office and the roles of the Provost.

About the Provost

News

Provost announces Dr. Karen Steele as the inaugural associate vice provost
Provost Donovan is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Karen Steele as the inaugural associate vice provost for interdisciplinary studies. She ...

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Illustration of the first strategic plan goal: Strengthen academic profile and reputation
Vision in Action: Lead On steering committee in place, recommendation papers online
Recommendation papers from each of the four Vision in Action: Lead On working committees are now complete, and the steering committee that will gui...

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