Texas Tech University

Provost Council


The Provost's Council provides leadership in determining academic policies and procedures and recommends request for new degree programs. This body is also active in developing long range plans for the university.


Appointments, where indicated, will be made by the provost.

Operating Procedures:

The council will develop its own operating procedures subject to approval by the provost. Copies of any minutes or reports are to be provided to the president, to the provost, to the Faculty Senate, and to the University Library.


Provost Michael Galyean will be the chairperson of the council.


Name College/Department
Austin Beltz, Katherine Information Technology
Barenberg, Alan Faculty Senate
Brown, William College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
Cook, Chris Communications and Marketing
Dodd, Tim College of Human Sciences
Durham DeCesaro, Genevieve Office of the Provost
Gerlich, Bella University Library
Gilchrest, Maggie Staff Senate
Hale, Kaitlyn Office of the Vice President for Research
Hart, Melanie Office of the Provost
Heppert, Joseph Office of the Vice President for Research
Herring, Paul Office of Institutional Advancement
James, Darryl Office of the Provost
Lindquist, Brent College of Arts and Sciences
Logan, Ethan Enrollment Management
Lock, Robin College of Education
Misra, Sukant Office of the Provost
Nowlin, Jack School of Law
Perlmutter, David College of Media and Communication
Pratt, Comfort Teaching Academy
Sacco, Al College of Engineering
San Francisco, Michael Honors College
Scott, Jean Faculty Ombudsperson
Segran, Sam Information Technology
Sheridan, Mark Graduate School
Sloan, Noel Senior Vice President for Administration and Finance
Stewart, Rob Office of the Provost
Sumner, Carol  Office of the Provost 
Williams, Margaret Rawls College of Business Administration
Williamson, Jim College of Architecture
Zahler, Noel College of Visual and Performing Arts