Jessica Donovan

Assistant Vice Provost, Integrated Planning and Project Development

Jessica Donovan
Director, Next Lives Here

Jessica Donovan serves as Assistant Vice Provost for Integrated Planning and Project Development. She collaborates with university leadership on strategic planning and detailed project management, as well as aligning the management and utilization of physical space with strategic priorities. 

Prior to joining the Office of the Provost, Jessica worked as Program Director for UC LEAF directing a $3.9 million National Science Foundation grant focused on increasing participation of women and underrepresented faculty in STEM careers.

Jessica joined the university in 2001. She has held a variety of positions throughout her career at UC including Assistant Director, Office of Admissions and Assistant Dean, College of Arts and Sciences.