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Dr. Cyril Clarke

Virginia Tech Provost, Cyril Clarke

Cyril Clarke

Executive Vice President and Provost

Don Taylor

Interim Vice President for Research and Innovation, Don Taylor

G. Don Taylor

Executive Vice Provost

Shannon Harvey

Executive Assistant to the Provost, Shannon Harvey

Shannon Harvey

Executive Assistant to the Provost
210 Burruss Hall (0132)
Phone: 540-231-6123

Academic Deans

Alan Grant

Academic Dean for Agriculture and Life Sciences, Alan Grant

Alan Grant

Academic Dean for Agriculture and Life Sciences
104 Hutcheson Hall (0402)
Phone: 540-231-4152
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Richard Blythe

Academic Dean for Architecture and Urban Studies, Richard Blythe

Richard Blythe

Academic Dean for Architecture and Urban Studies
Cowgill Hall (0205)
Phone: 540-231-6416
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Robert Sumichrast

Academic Dean for Business, Robaert Sumichrast

Robert Sumichrast

Academic Dean for Business
1030 Pamplin Hall (0209)
Phone: 540-231-6601
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Julia Ross

Academic Dean for Engineering, Julia Ross

Julia Ross

Academic Dean for Engineering
Torgersen Hall (0217)
Phone: 540-231-9752
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Paul Knox

Dean for the Honors College, Paul Knox

Paul Knox

Dean for the Honors College
Hillcrest Hall (0427)
Phone: 540-231-4591
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Laura Belmonte

Academic Dean for Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, Lauara Belmonte

Laura Belmonte

Academic Dean for Liberal Arts and Human Sciences
217 Wallace Hall (0426)
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Paul Winistorfer

Academic Dean for Natural Resources and Environment, Paul Winistorfer

Paul Winistorfer

Academic Dean for Natural Resources and Environment
138 Cheatham Hall (0320)
Phone: 540-231-5481
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Sally Morton

Academic Dean for Science, Sally Morton

Sally Morton

Academic Dean for Science
North End Center, Suite 4300 (0405)
Phone: 540-231-5422
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Tyler Walters

Academic Dean for University Libraries, Tyler Walters

Tyler Walters

Academic Dean for University Libraries
2350 Torgersen Hall (0434)
Phone: 540-231-5595
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M. Daniel Givens

Academic Dean for Veterinary Medicine, M. Daniel Givens

M. Daniel Givens

Academic Dean for Veterinary Medicine
205 Duck Pond Drive (0442)
Phone: 540-231-7910
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Lee Learman

Academic Dean for the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, Lee Learman

Lee Learman

Academic Dean for the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
2 Riverside Circle Roanoke, Virginia (0807)
Phone: 540-526-2559
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Academic Vice Presidents

Menah Pratt-Clarke

Vice President for Diversity, Inclusion, and Strategic Affairs, Menah Pratt-Clarke

Menah Pratt-Clarke

Academic Vice President for Diversity, Inclusion, and Strategic Affairs
336 Burruss Hall (0216)
Phone: 540-231-7500
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Karen DePauw

Academic Vice President for Graduate Education, Karen DePauw

Karen DePauw

Academic Vice President for Graduate Education
155 Otey Street (0325)
Phone: 540-231-7581
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Michael Friedlander

Academic Vice President for Health Sciences and Technology, Michael Friedlander

Michael Friedlander

Academic Vice President for Health Sciences and Technology
2 Riverside Circle Roanoke, Virginia (0801)
Phone: 540-526-2013
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Guru Ghosh

Academic Vice President for Outreach and International Affairs, Guru Ghosh

Guru Ghosh

Academic Vice President for Outreach and International Affairs
Gateway Center, Suite 120 (0265)
Phone: 540-231-3205
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Don Taylor

Interim Vice President for Research and Innovation, Don Taylor

G. Don Taylor

Academic Interim Vice President for Research and Innovation
North End 460, Suite 301 (0167)
Phone: 540-231-7028
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Steven McKnight

Academic Vice President for National Capital Region, Steven McKnight

Steven McKnight

Academic Vice President for Strategic Alliances
900 North Glebe Road Arlington, Virginia (9999)
Phone: 571-858-3000

Frank Shushok

Academic Interim Vice President for Student Affairs, Frank Shushok

Frank Shushok, Jr.

Academic Interim Vice President for Student Affairs
New Hall West (0428)
Phone: 540-231-6272

Arts

Ruth Waalkes

Associate Provost for the Arts Executive Director, Moss Arts Center, Ruth Waalkes

Ruth Waalkes

Associate Provost for the Arts, and Executive Director for Moss Arts Center
190 Alumni Mall (0916)
Phone: 540-231-0844
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Communications

David Guerin

Associate Vice Provost for Communications, David Guerin

David Guerin

Associate Vice Provost for Communications
123D Burruss Hall (0132)
Phone: 540-231-0871
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ICAT

Benjamin Knapp

Director for the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology, Benjamin Knapp

Benjamin Knapp

Director for the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology
190 Alumni Mall (0916)
Phone: 540-231-1911
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Vice Provosts

Academic Resource Management

Jeff Earley

Associate Vice Provost for Finance, Jeff Earley


Jeff Earley

Vice Provost for Academic Resource Management
330 Burruss Hall (0132)

Phone: 540-231-6905
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Vacant

Associate Vice Provost for Finance

Thulasi Kumar

Associate Vice Provost for AIE, Thulasi Kumar

R. Thulasi Kumar

Associate Vice Provost for Analytics & Institutional Effectiveness
Phone: 540-231-1428
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Van Coble

Assistant Provost for Academic Space, Van Coble

Van Coble

Assistant Provost for Academic Space
330 Burruss Hall (0132)
Phone: 540-231-4380
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Robin Jones

Assistant Provost for Planning and Resources Management, Robin Jones

Robin Jones

Assistant Provost for Planning and Resource Management
330 Burruss Hall (0132)
Phone: 540-231-8050

Mallory Miller

Mallory Miller

Global Rankings Coordinator and Project Director
330 Burruss Hall (0132)
Phone: 540-231-1978

Enrollment Management

Luisa Havens Gerardo

Vice Provost for Enrollment Management, Luisa Havens Gerardo

Luisa Havens Gerardo

Vice Provost for Enrollment Management
North End Center, Suite 3500 (0392)
Phone: 540-231-4623
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Juan Espinoza

Associate Vice Provost for Enrollment and Degree Management and Director of Undergraduate Admissions, Juan Espinoza

Juan Espinoza

Associate Vice Provost for Enrollment and Degree Management and Director of Undergraduate Admissions
925 Prices Fork Road (0202)
Phone: 540-231-6267

Karen Eley Sanders

Associate Vice Provost for College Access, Karen Eley Sanders

Karen Eley Sanders

Associate Vice Provost for College Access Collaborative

925 Prices Fork Road (0543)
Phone: 540-231-4925

Rick Sparks

Associate Vice Provost for Learning Systems Innovation & Effectiveness and University Registrar, Rick Sparks

Rick Sparks

University Registrar
Student Services Building, Suite 250 (0134)
Phone: 540-231-7951

Elizabeth Armstrong

Director, Office of University Scholarships and Financial Aid, Elizabeth Armstrong

Elizabeth Armstrong

Director for University Scholarships and Financial Aid
Student Services Building, Suite 200 (0222)
Phone: 540-231-7197

Faculty Affairs

Jack Finney

Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs, Jack Finney

Jack Finney

Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
330 Burruss Hall (0132)
Phone: 540-231-6122
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Ellen Plummer

Associate Vice Provost for Academic Administration, Ellen Plummer

Ellen Plummer

Associate Vice Provost for Academic Administration
330 Burruss Hall (0132)
Phone: 540-231-9595
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Sylvester Johnson

Assistant Vice Provost for Humanities, Sylvester Johnson

Sylvester Johnson

Assistant Vice Provost for Humanities
Center for Humanities (0227)
Phone: 540-231-9120
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Amy Hogan

Assistant Provost for Leadership Initiatives, Amy Hogan

Amy Hogan

Assistant Provost for Leadership Initiatives
330 Burruss Hall (0132)
Phone: 540-231-3273
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Rachel Gabriele

Assistant Provost for Faculty Initiatives & Policies, Rachel Gabriele

Rachel Gabriele

Assistant Provost for Faculty Initiatives and Policies
330 Burruss Hall (0132)
Phone: 540-231-4508
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Leah Taylor

Leah Taylor

Director of Human Resources
Phone: 540-231-2622

Learning Systems Innovation

Catherine Amelink

Catherine Amelink

Associate Vice Provost for Learning Systems Innovation
330 Burruss Hall (0132)
Phone: 540-231-4051

C. Noel Byrd

Associate Vice Provost for Degree Innovation and SCHEV Compliance, C. Noel Byrd

C. Noel Byrd

Associate Vice Provost for Degree Innovation and SCHEV Compliance

330 Burruss Hall (0132)
Phone: 540-231-7548

Kristen Bush

Kristen Bush

Assistant Provost for Regional Accreditation

330 Burruss Hall (0132)
Phone: 540- 231-1796

Undergraduate Academic Affairs

Rachel Holloway

Vice Provost for Undergraduate Academic Affairs, Rachel Holloway

Rachel Holloway

Vice Provost for Undergraduate Academic Affairs
104 Burruss Hall (0717)
Phone: 540-231-4167
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Jill Sible

Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education, Jill Sible

Jill Sible

Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education
Burruss Hall, Suite 104 (0717)
Phone: 540-231-0372

Kimberly Smith

Associate Vice Provost for Student Success Initiatives, Kimberly Smith

Kimberly Smith

Associate Vice Provost for Student Success Initiatives
Media Annex (0155)
130 Otey Streeet NW
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Phone: 540-231-9337

Kimberly Filer

Associate Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning, Director of the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, Kimberly Filer

Kimberly Filer


Associate Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning, Director of the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
111 Hillcrest Hall (0453)
Phone: 540-231-5212

Sarah Armstrong

Interim Director for Student Athlete Academic Services, Sarah Armstrong

Sarah Armstrong

Director for Student Athlete Academic Support Services
329 Lane Stadium (0389)
185 Beamer Way
Email: sarmstrong@vt.edu
Phone: 540-231-9094

Donna Cassell Ratcliffe

Director of Career and Professional Development, Donna Cassell Ratcliffe

Donna Cassell Ratcliffe

Director for Career and Professional Development
Smith Career Center (0128)
Phone: 540-231-8077