Office of the Provost

Welcome to the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost of The University of Texas at Austin. As provost, it is my honor to serve as chief academic officer of UT Austin overseeing the academic programs on campus. The university’s environment of excellence advances its mission to lead through research, creative activity, scholarly inquiry, and the creation of new knowledge. In my role as provost, I work with the deans of the schools and colleges, department chairs, directors, faculty, staff and students to create and sustain excellence and innovation in undergraduate and graduate education. We are committed to recruiting and retaining the world's best faculty and students. I am privileged to work alongside President Bill Powers to implement the recommendations of The Commission of 125 and elevate UT Austin as one of the top public research universities in the nation. What starts here does change the world.

Gregory L. Fenves
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Gregory L. Fenves

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Moody College of Communication Dean Search

The UT President, Provost, faculty and students seek a dynamic individual to provide inspirational leadership for the Moody College in its mission to become the nation's leading institution for research and teaching in communication and convergent media.