Office of the Provost
Welcome to the Office of the Provost website.
The Office of the Provost is responsible for the overall academic mission of the university. This involves working with the president, deans, faculty, students and staff to promote academic excellence throughout the institution. Specific duties of the provost include academic and budgetary planning, ensuring the quality of student learning by overseeing the curriculum and supporting educational initiatives, the development and enhancement of scholarship and research, the review of all faculty appointments, promotions, and tenure, and compliance with institutional policies and external regulations, including accreditations.
Please explore our website to learn how this office supports and promotes Texas Tech's progress toward status as a great national research university.
Provost Announcements & Current Events
- July 15, 2016
College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Dean Appointed Interim Provost
- July 8, 2016
Schovanec Named Texas Tech's 17th President
- June 16, 2016
Schovanec Named Sole Finalist For Texas Tech University President
- May 20, 2016
Acclaimed Composer, Music Research Selected As VPA Dean
- July 22nd, 2016 Tradition Comes Alive at Red Raider Camp
- July 22nd, 2016 Innovation Hub Joins Inventive Minds, State-of-the-Art Technology
- July 21st, 2016 Coordinating Board Opens Door For Innovative Veterinary College
- July 21st, 2016 Dangerously Hot Playground Temperatures Explored by Researcher