The Office of the Provost leads the affairs of the University of Cincinnati’s 11 academic colleges, the academic deans, the two regional campuses, the library and the Graduate School, as well as the 45,000 students and 4,200 faculty that populate them.

Through collaboration with the academic deans, they strive to build an educational environment where students of all disciplines and backgrounds can thrive and achieve success.


Allied Health Sciences

Dean Tina Whalen


McMicken College of Arts & Sciences

Dean Ken Petren


UC Blue Ash College

Interim Dean Robin Lightner


Lindner College of Business

Dean David Szymanski


Clermont College

Dean Jeff Bauer


College-Conservatory of Music

Interim Dean bruce mcclung


College of Education, Criminal Justice, & Human Services

Dean Larry Johnson



College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning

Dean Robert Probst


Engineering & Applied Sciences

Interim Dean Paul Orkwis


Graduate School

Dean Chip Montrose



Interim Dean Verna L. Williams



Dean Xuemao Wang



Dean Greer Glazer



Dean Neil MacKinnon