Welcome to the Office of the Provost & Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs

Our office is responsible for all aspects of the vibrant teaching, research, and service activities at the University of New Mexico.
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Welcome to the website for the Provost & Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs. The Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic affairs is the chief academic officer of the University of New Mexico.  The Provost oversees the activities of the main campus schools and colleges as well as the Vice President’s for Research, Student Affairs, and Equity and Inclusion.  The Provost also oversees Graduate Studies, Enrollment Management and all aspects of academic personnel and curricula.  Working with the President, the Executive Vice President for Administration, and the Chancellor of the Health Sciences Center, the Provost coordinates main campus academic planning and budgeting of the University of New Mexico.

The current Provost, Dr. Chaouki Abdallah, assumed his responsibilities on July 1, 2011.  More information about his background may be found here. If you have questions or comments about what we do or how we might do it better, please email me at provost@unm.edu or post a comment at the electronic town hall: http://connectu.unm.edu

Quick Announcements

Provost Announces College of Education Dean Candidates

Innovation Academy

The RWJF Center for Health Policy 2013 events are available here.


Provost Abdallah's Blog

UNM Personnel as Public Intellectuals

The Triple Package

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