The Provost and Academic Affairs staff invite you to contact us for academic assistance.
Administrative Services building - Room 209
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Ashish Vaidya is the chief academic officer responsible for advancing the scholarly life of the university. He works with deans, faculty, and staff, develops and administers academic policies, helps establish academic priorities, oversees the curriculum, encourages faculty and student research, supervises academic support and enrollment services, and assures compliance with system, state, regional, and federal academic and educational policies.
Interim Associate Provost for Faculty & Student Affairs
Nancy Mills provides procedural oversight, leadership, and implementation of academic curriculum, programs, and policies as delegated by the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, including faculty relations and student conflict resolution. She serves as the Provost's designee on academic and student affairs committees, collaborates with offices on campus to assess and develop effective academic policies and procedures, and provides day-to-day management of the Office of the Provost.
Director of Academic Operations
Michele Mumm provides management and operational oversight for space utilization, budget, and human resources of the Office of Academic Affairs. She develops and has primary responsibility for the annual work plan. She develops innovative solutions to administrative challenges that rise to the level and attention of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs.
Senior Accounting Officer
Cathy Meyer serves as chief accounting officer for Academic Affairs, including personnel budgets, work load analysis, budget modeling, and the academic affairs budget.
Administrative Assistant to the Provost
Greta Abel provides administrative support to the Provost by managing his internal and external communications, coordinating his calendar, planning and managing special events, overseeing office budgets, and serving on councils and committees.
Senior Office and Administrative Specialist
Diane Glade provides administrative support to the Interim Associate Provost for Faculty and Student Affairs. She provides administrative assistance for the campus curriculum process, policies, and articulation agreements. In addition, Ms. Glade serves as editor of the University Catalog.
Office and Administrative Specialist, Intermediate
Lucie Schwartzkopf provides receptionist services and clerical support for the Office of Academic Affairs.