The provost's office supports senior level searches for academic deans and vice presidents.
The provost's office provides support and oversight to searches for deans and academic vice presidents. Information on current searches, candidates, and campus and community participation in the search process can be found here.
Current Search News:
Dean of the College of Engineering
Virginia Tech has launched an international search for the next Dean of the College of Engineering. Partnering with executive search firm Russell Reynolds Associates, the search committee has developed a detailed position profile and advertisement, and we are now actively recruiting. An overview of our search process and anticipated timeline can be viewed here. Nominations and inquiries may be submitted to VT.Engineering@RussellReynolds.com.
Past Search News:
Dean of the College of Science
Following a highly engaging national search, we are pleased to announce that Sally Morton has been appointed as Dean of the College of Science, effective July 1, 2016.
Vice President for Research and Innovation
Following a very competitive search, we are pleased to announce that Theresa Mayer has been appointed as Vice President for Research and Innovation, effective January 18, 2016.
Vice Provost for Inclusion and Diversity
Following a very fruitful search, we are pleased to announce that Menah Pratt-Clarke will join Virginia Tech as Vice Provost for Inclusion and Diversity and Vice President for Strategic Affairs on February 1, 2016.