Academic Affairs Council

The Academic Affairs Council advises the Provost on academic matters, including policy, programs, budget and personnel. Academic Affairs Council meets monthly to address issues that affect both their individual areas, the Division of Academic Affairs, and the University as a whole.

Current Membership:

José Herrera

Provost and Executive Vice President

Tim Bakula

Director, Financial Aid

Brenda Bass

Dean, College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

Theresa Westbrock

Dean, Rod Library 

John Fritch

Dean, College of Humanities, Arts and Sciences 

Terri Crumley

Director, Admissions 

Deidre Heistad

Executive Director, Undergraduate Studies 

Tolif Hunt

Director, Research and Sponsored Programs 

Colleen Muholland

Dean, College of Education 

Jennifer Waldron

Interim Dean, Continuing Education and Special Programs 

Kristin Woods

Senior Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management

Marty Mark

Chief Information Officer 

David Marchesani 

Interim University Registrar

Kristin Moser

Director, Institutional Research & Effectiveness 

Eric O'Brien

Director, Sustainability  

Patrick Pease

Associate Provost for Academic Affairs

Robert Smith

Executive Director, Educational Opportunity Program & Special Community Services 

John Vallentine

Associate Provost for Faculty

Leslie Wilson

Dean, College of Business Administration 

Amy Kliegl

Administrative Assistant to the Provost

Jennifer Waldron

Associate Vice President for Research and Innovation and Dean of the Graduate College

Carolina Coronado-Park

Executive Director, International Engagement