TCU: Provost




The Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs is the senior member of the Chancellor's staff and acts for the Chancellor in his absence. The Provost convenes and chairs meetings of the Provost's Council and undertakes special assignments at the request of the Chancellor.

This officer has primary responsibility for coordination of planning, policy, development, assessment and overall management of the divisions of academic affairs and information services. This officer has primary responsibility for all academic divisions and programs including AddRan College of Liberal Arts, M.J. Neeley School of Business, Bob Schieffer College of Communication, College of Education, College of Fine Arts, Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences, College of Science and Engineering, the Mary Couts Burnett Library, Admission, Koehler Center for Teaching Excellence, and the John V. Roach Honors College. Working with the Provost/Vice Chancellor are several Associate Vice Chancellors and Assistant Provosts.

They have administrative oversight of various academic support units including: the Center for Academic Services, Center for Instructional Services, Center for Writing, Institute of Behavioral Research, Intensive English Program, Ranch Management Program, TCU Press, and the offices of Institutional Effectiveness, Enrollment Management, Extended Education, Financial Aid, Institutional Research, Center for International Studies: TCU Abroad, Sponsored Research, and the Registrar. In addition the Provost/Vice Chancellor chairs the University Council and meets regularly with the Executive Committee of the Faculty Senate and the TCU Board of Trustees.


R. Nowell Donovan,

Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs



Bonnie Melhart
Associate Provost for Research and Dean of Graduate Studies & University Programs


Leo Munson
Associate Provost for Academic Support


Megan Soyer
Assistant Provost for Academic Planning & Budgeting


Bryan Lucas
Chief Technology Officer


Ray Brown
Dean of Admission

June Koelker
Dean, Mary Couts Burnett Library


Susan Campbell
Special Assistant to the Provost


Catherine Wehlburg
Associate Provost for Institutional Effectiveness


Romy Hughes
Assistant Provost of Educational Technology/Faculty Development


Terri Gartner
Executive Assistant to the Provost


Cindy Odiorne
Faculty Coordinator


Contact Us:




Tel: 817.257.7101


Mailing Address:
TCU Box 297040
Fort Worth, TX 76129


Physical Location:
2900 S. University Drive
Sadler Hall Room 4022