Provost's Office leadership team

Guided by an experienced team of academic leaders and administrators, the Provost's Office provides a broad range of support to campus.


Provost's Office leadership team

Guided by an experienced team of academic leaders and administrators, the Provost's Office provides a broad range of support to campus.

Leadership team

Guided by an experienced team of academic leaders and administrators, the Provost's Office provides a broad range of support to campus.

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Sharon Wood

Executive Vice President and Provost

Sharon Wood began her appointment as executive vice president and provost on July 19, 2021. Previously, she served as the dean of Cockrell School of Engineering.

Tasha Beretvas

Tasha Beretvas

Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs

Professor, Educational Psychology

Tasha Beretvas ensures the integrity, quality, and transparency of policies and procedures related to faculty. Her portfolio manages faculty issues including promotion and tenure, advancement, professional development, and family matters.

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Sonia Feigenbaum

Senior Vice Provost for Global Engagement

Chief International Officer

Sonia Feigenbaum provides institutional leadership for advancing international strategy and global engagement that advance the profile, reputation, and mission of UT Austin. She leads strategic partnerships, collaborations, and oversees global services supporting students and faculty.

Larry Singell

Larry Singell

Senior Vice Provost for Resource Management

Professor, LBJ School of Public Affairs

Larry Singell oversees development of academic budgets, strategic planning, academic facility and space utilization, renovations, and support for all capital projects. He is responsible for accreditation, enrollment analytics, assessment, and the Office of Institutional Reporting, Research, and Information Systems.

Sarah Ades

Sarah Ades

Senior Vice Provost for Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Dean of the Graduate School

Sarah Ades leads the Graduate School as Dean while also serving as the SVP for Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies. She works together with graduate students, postdoctoral scholars, faculty and staff to chart the future of graduate education at the University.

Rich Reddick

Richard J. Reddick

Senior Vice Provost and Dean of the Undergraduate College

Professor in the Program in Higher Education Leadership

In this inaugural role, Reddick will help shape the undergraduate experience and ensure that the university's admissions, curriculum, student support and career exploration efforts align in ways that best position all students to succeed.

Janet Dukerich

Janet Dukerich

Vice Provost for Advocacy and Dispute Resolution

Professor in the Department of Management

Janet Dukerich helps support faculty through advocacy and conflict resolution. Her research and teaching interests include organizational identification, reputation management, issue interpretation, and ethical decision making.

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Art Markman

Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

As the inaugural vice provost for continuing and professional education and new education ventures, Art Markman leads the coordination of UT Austin’s credit-bearing programs and non-credit open-enrollment, certificate, and custom programs aimed at non-traditional students

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Alison Preston

Vice Provost for Faculty Development

Alison Preston is the inaugural Vice Provost for Faculty Development. As Vice Provost, Dr. Preston oversees strategy and development of initiatives, programs, and resources to support the successful careers and visibility of UT faculty of all ranks. She works together with key stakeholders to create a culture of effective faculty mentorship and leadership development at the university.

Juan Dominguez

Juan Dominguez

Vice Provost for Academic, Curricular and Career Innovation

Professor, Department of Psychology

Dr. Juan Dominguez is the Vice Provost for Academic, Curricular and Career Innovation. In addition to his role as Vice Provost, he is an award-winning professor of psychology, pharmacology, and neuroscience and a highly published and highly cited research scientist.

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Brian Dixon

Vice Provost for Enrollment Management

Brian Dixon is the Vice Provost of Enrollment Management and provides leadership for the Offices of Scholarship and Financial Aid, Registrar, and Texas One Stop. Brian joined UT in 2021, bringing more than 20 years of higher education experience in financial aid, enrollment, and campus operations.

Miguel Wasielewski

Miguel Wasielewski

Vice Provost of Admissions

As Vice Provost for Admissions, Dr. Miguel Wasielewski's leads the University's admissions team focusing on new and innovative solutions to support the enrollment of an exceptionally talented, multi-dimensional student body. Miguel is a first-generation college student from the Rio Grande Valley who has earned three degrees from UT Austin and has spent his career serving the university.

Cathy Stacy

Catherine A. Stacy

Chief of Staff

Cathy's academic career has involved leading the development of large academic programs that integrate multiple domains. She has taught at UT for over twenty years and will support key initiatives to advance the academic priorities of the university.

Mayda Perez

Mayda Perez

Assistant to the Executive Vice President and Provost

Mayda Perez is the assistant to the executive vice president and provost, providing executive-level administrative support in the day-to-day management of the provost. She also provides support to the university’s Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) Transition Campus Engagement Committee.

Other reporting units

Campus Collections & Initiatives

The Provost’s Office also oversees a wide variety of other units, including various administrative offices addressing student needs, as well as the Libraries, University of Texas Press, the Blanton Museum of Art and the Harry Ransom Center.

Don E. Carleton, Executive Director

Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Simone Wicha, Director

Blanton Museum of Art

Stephen Ennis, Director

Harry Ransom Center

Edmund T Gordon, Executive Director

Contextualization & Commemoration Initiatives