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?

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About the Provost

News

Tcu New Provost Dahlberg
Teresa Abi-Nader Dahlberg, Ph.D. Selected as TCU’s Next Provost
Texas Christian University announced today that Teresa Abi-Nader Dahlberg, Ph.D. has been selected as its next provost and vice chancellor of Academic...

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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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