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About the Office of the Provost

Organization & Responsibilities

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Debra Boyd, Provost 

 


 

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 Meg Webber, Vice Provost for Academic Quality and Innovation

As Vice Provost for Academic Quality and Innovation, Meg Webber works to build strategic collaborations across the academic enterprise (particularly among Academic Affairs and the divisions of Enrollment Management, Student Life, Institutional Advancement, and Athletics), spearhead workplace communications from the Provost’s Office, and plan for the continuous improvement of professional development and training for faculty and staff.  Dr. Webber has oversight of the University’s Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) for SACSCOC, Provost’s Office operations, and academic co-curricular initiatives.

 


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Karen Jones, Vice Provost for Administration

As Vice Provost for Administration, Karen Jones is the chief financial advisor to the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and serves as the institutional SACSCOC liaison. She oversees employment policies and personnel matters for those areas reporting to the Provost/EVPAA and supervises the development and revision of policies within the provost’s areas.   Ms. Jones has oversight of the Offices of Decision Support, Business Intelligence and Data Management, Assessment, and Online Learning.



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Tim Drueke, Assistant Vice President for Curriculum and Program Support

As Assistant Vice President for Curriculum and Program Support, Tim Drueke provides assistance and support services to faculty, program coordinators, and deans in the development of curriculum, as well as related policies and procedures.  Mr. Drueke reviews student requests, issues, and complaints on behalf of the Provost and serves as liaison to senior staff in other divisions in matters involving students.  He has oversight of the Offices of Records and Registration and Academic Space and Scheduling.



 Other Members of Academic Leadership Council

  • Karen Kedrowski, Dean, College of Arts & Sciences 
  • Roger D. Weikle, Dean, College of Business Administration
  • Jennie F. Rakestraw, Dean, College of Education
  • David Wohl, Dean, College of Visual & Performing Arts
  • Gloria G. Jones, Dean, University College
  • Mark Y. Herring, Dean, Library Services
  • Jack E. DeRochi, Dean, Graduate School
  • Patrice L. Bruneau, Assistant Vice President, Computing & Information Technology
  • Noreen Gaubautz, Director, Assessment 

Others Reporting to the Provost

  • Frank P. Ardaiolo, Vice President, Student Life
  • Deborah Broome, Acting Director, Sponsored Programs and Research (SPAR)
  • Lisa Cowart, Vice President, Human Resources, Employee Diversity and Wellness
  • J.P. McKee, Vice President, Finance & Business 

 

 

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