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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 Science

With support from executive search firm Isaacson, Miller, we have launched an international search for the next Dean of the College of Science. Click to view the position advertisement, or read the full position profile.  Nominations and applications are welcome, and are being received by Isaacson, Miller.  Applications are encouraged by December 11, 2015.  View an overview of the search process and timeline.


Vice President for Research and Innovation

The search for our Vice President for Research and Innovation was extended this spring and three finalists visited campus for interviews in October.  Feedback was gathered from those participating in interviews as well as those who attended open forum presentations, and has been shared with the search committee and the provost for their consideration in moving forward.


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.