The Office of the Provost and Academic Affairs is led by dynamic academic thought leaders who are dedicated to advancing UCF as a model for 21st century higher education in access, teaching, service, research, innovation and student success.
Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Michael D. Johnson is UCF’s chief academic officer. He works closely with faculty, the deans of UCF’s 13 colleges, leaders of other academic units, vice presidents, the president and student leaders to advance the university’s mission to serve the public good. He also manages the university's academic operations budget. He is responsible for guiding UCF's teaching, learning and academic programs to enhance student success and meet the needs of one of America's fastest-growing regions.