Leadership & Teams

Leadership

McInnis, Maurie

Maurie McInnis

Executive Vice President and Provost
Professor, American Studies and Art History

Maurie McInnis is the university’s chief academic officer, responsible for academic programs dedicated to students and faculty, and is the leader of strategic planning for UT Austin’s academic future. She works closely with the deans and other academic unit leaders over libraries, museums, collections, and research centers.

Janet Dukerich

Janet M. Dukerich

Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
Professor, Management

Janet Dukerich ensures the integrity, quality, and transparency of policies and procedures related to faculty. Her office manages faculty issues including promotion and tenure, advancement, professional development, family matters, and gender equity.

Rachelle Hernandez

Rachelle Hernandez

Senior Vice Provost for Enrollment Management

Rachelle Hernandez works to ensure a visible and strong commitment to the recruitment, enrollment, and success of students. She oversees the offices of admissions, financial aid, registrar, and enrollment analytics, as well as the Student Success Initiatives team.

David Laude

Daniel T. Slesnick

Senior Vice Provost for Resource Management
Professor, Economics

Dan Slesnick oversees development of academic budgets, strategic planning, academic facility and space utilization, renovations, and support for all capital projects. He is responsible for accreditation, assessment, and the Office of Institutional Reporting, Research, and Information Systems (IRRIS).

Mark J.T. Smith

Mark J.T. Smith

Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
Dean of the Graduate School
Professor, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

As the senior vice provost for academic affairs, Mark J.T. Smith develops and implements strategic policies and practices that will allow the university to define and pursue future academic priorities. He also serves as dean of the Graduate School.

Assistant to Maurie McInnis

mayda cruz

Mayda Cruz

Assistant to the Executive Vice President and Provost

Chief of Staff

Dave Wolcott

Dave Wolcott

Chief of Staff

Project 2021

James Pennebaker

James Pennebaker

Executive Director, Project 2021
Special Advisor to the Provost for Educational Innovation

Libraries

Lorraine Haricombe

Lorraine J. Haricombe

Vice Provost and Director, Libraries

Faculty Affairs

Carmen Shockley

Carmen Shockley

Assistant Vice President

Del Watson

Del Watson

Director

Michelle George

Michelle George

Administrative Manager

Academic Personnel Services

Tinley Hald

Tinley Hald

Director

Dorothy Harris

Dorothy Harris

Senior Academic Personnel Coordinator

Catherine Ngo

Catherine T. Ngo

Senior Academic Personnel Coordinator

Stephanie Wooley

Stephanie Wooley

Senior Academic Personnel Coordinator

Office of Admissions

Susan Kearns

Susan Kearns

Director

Office of Financial Aid

Administrative Operations

Elizabeth Donihoo

Elizabeth Donihoo

Assistant to Senior Vice Provost David Laude

Lydia Cornell

Lydia Cornell

Program Coordinator

Amanda Schaefer

Amanda Schaefer

Administrative Associate

Enrollment Analytics

Tara O’Neill

Tara O’Neill

Director

Office of the Registrar

Shelby Stanfield

Shelby Stanfield

Vice Provost and Registrar

Student Success Initiatives

Carolyn Connerat

Carolyn Connerat

Associate Vice Provost

Academic Business Affairs

Kathy Foster

Kathy Foster

Associate Vice Provost

Kevin Crook

Kevin Crook

HR Manager

Amanda Urquidez

Amanda Urquidez

Financial Officer

Selina Yanez

Selina Yanez

Administrative Manager

Hannah Blaisdell

Hannah Blaisdell

Accountant

Institutional Accreditation and Effectiveness

Linda Dickens

Linda Dickens

Senior Director of Institutional Accreditation and Effectiveness

Jeff Freels

Jeff Freels

Director of Institutional Assessment

Jessica Knapp

Jessica Knapp

General Education Assessment Specialist

Tiffany Willis

Tiffany Willis

Administrative Manager

Ximena Canelo

Ximena Canelo-Pino

Graduate Research Assistant

Mike O'Connor

Mike O'Connor

Graduate Research Assistant

Communications

Joey Williams

Joey Williams

Director of Communications

Kendall Slagle

Kendall Slagle

Communications Coordinator

Henry Tijerina III

Henry Tijerina III

Web Developer

Student Associates

Jeremiah Alvarez

Jeremiah Alavarez

Institutional Accreditation and Effectiveness

Robert Brown

Robert Brown

Institutional Accreditation and Effectiveness

Gabriela Gonzalez

Gabriela Gonzalez

Academic Personnel Services

Sarah Orth

Sarah Orth

Resource Management

Issac Salinas

Issac Turrubiate Salinas

Administrative and Communications

Chris Smith

Christine Smith

Resource Management

Ana

Ana Sobrino

Institutional Accreditation and Effectiveness

Luis

Luis Veloz

Academic Personnel Services