As the chief academic officer at the University of Georgia, the senior vice president for academic affairs and provost guides efforts to promote excellence in teaching, research and public service.

Provost's Message

Provost S. Jack Hu

When our faculty and students succeed, the University of Georgia succeeds. By this measure and many others, our institution is on a remarkable trajectory. MORE

Around Campus

Professor Jason Locklin, director of the New Materials Institute, was recently featured on PBS in “Beyond the Elements: Indestructible,” which explores the chemistry behind everyday materials. MORE


Focus on Faculty
These features highlight the role that faculty research and scholarship play in addressing challenges facing society, as well as the outstanding teaching and service activities of faculty. MORE


Leadership Searches
Vice President for Research
A 19-member committee chaired by Donald Leo, Dean of the College of Engineering, will support a two-phase process that begins with a condensed review of the Office of Research. MORE

Odum School of Ecology Dean
A nine-member committee has been appointed to conduct a condensed review of the Odum School of Ecology that will inform the search for the school’s next DeanMORE

Family and Consumer Sciences Dean
A 14-member search committee chaired by Kelly M. Smith, Dean of the College of Pharmacy, has been appointed to conduct a national search for the next Dean of the College of Family and Consumer Sciences. MORE