Academic Affairs

Mission of the Provost and Academic Affairs Division

The mission of the Division of Academic Affairs is to create and support an environment that promotes the university’s academic endeavors as one of the state’s most comprehensive and diversified institutions of higher education. The division has developed a broad range of teaching, research and service programs to promote the advancement and application of human knowledge. The division is explicitly committed to providing the finest undergraduate education in the state, achieving international prominence in key graduate education and research programs, developing a global perspective in the curriculum, promoting inclusiveness and diversity and helping UCF become America’s leading partnership university.

Academic Officers Download PDF UCF Office of the Provost Organizational Chart

Elizabeth A. Dooley Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Thomas B. Cavanagh Vice Provost for Digital Learning
Maribeth Ehasz Vice President, Student Development and Enrollment Services
Joel Hartman Vice President, Information Technologies and Resources, and Chief Information Officer
Jana Jasinski Vice Provost for Faculty Excellence
J. Jeffrey Jones Vice Provost, UCF Connect and UCF Global
Elizabeth Klonoff Vice President, Research and Dean, College of Graduate Studies

Strategic Initiatives and Administration

Sherry Andrews Associate Provost, Associate General Counsel
Paige Borden Associate Provost for Academic Program Quality and Associate Vice President, Institutional Knowledge Management
Lisa Jones Associate Provost for Strategy Professor of Higher Education International Adult and Continuing Education Hall of Fame member
Debbie Copertino Senior Administrative Assistant
Dania Suárez Assistant Director, Administrative Services

College Deans Download PDF Deans, Directors, and Chairs List

Melody Bowdon Melody Bowdon Interim Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning and Interim Dean of the College of Undergraduate Studies
Sheila Amin Gutiérrez de Piñeres Dean, Burnett Honors College
Pamela "Sissi" Carroll Dean, College of Community Innovation and Education
Michael Georgiopoulos Dean, College of Engineering and Computer Science
Deborah C. German Vice President, Health Affairs, and Dean, College of Medicine
Paul Jarley Dean, College of Business Administration
Michael Johnson Dean, College of Sciences
Jeffrey Moore Dean, College of Arts and Humanities
Bahaa Saleh Dean, College of Optics and Photonics
Mary Lou Sole Dean, College of Nursing
Jeffrey Stout Interim Dean, College of Health Professions and Sciences
Youcheng Wang Dean, Rosen College of Hospitality Management