Executive Vice President and Provost

On March 24, 2021, Indiana University announced that the Executive Vice President and IU Bloomington Provost would be returning to faculty, and a search committee would be created to fill the role with the guidance of IU’s 19th President, Pamela Whitten.

The provost provides the vision and momentum for creating a welcoming, supportive, and safe learning environment for the IU Bloomington campus community consisting of more than 42,000 students, 3,000 faculty, and 6,000 staff. As the chief academic officer, the provost also provides academic leadership and support for faculty and student initiatives that enhance education, research, and creative activity. IU Bloomington and related schools are among just 65 members of the prestigious Association of American Universities, which is composed of North America’s leading research universities. Learn more about IU Bloomington and the functions of the Executive Vice President and Provost.

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Potential candidates must apply through IU’s executive search partner, Storbeck Search, using the ‘Apply’ button above.

Confidential inquiries can be directed to Beth McCarthy at (484) 263-5542, or to Beth McCarthy, c/o Storbeck Search, 1400 North Providence Road, Suite 3500, Media, PA 19063.

Search Committee

  • Chair: Fred Cate, Distinguished Professor, Maurer School of Law, and Vice President for Research
  • Amy Van Pelt, Director of Finance, Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies
  • Bill Hetrick, Department Chair, Psychological and Brain Sciences, College of Arts & Sciences
  • Carolyn Calloway-Thomas, Professor, African American and African Diaspora Studies, College of Arts & Sciences
  • Cate Reck, Clinical Professor, Department of Chemistry, College of Arts & Sciences
  • Erika Dowell, Associate Director and Curator of Modern Books and Manuscripts, Lilly Library
  • Kali Konstantinopoulos, Undergraduate student, Intelligent Systems Engineering and Mathematics, Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering and the College of Arts and Sciences; President, Board of Aeons
  • Marietta Simpson, Distinguished Professor of Music, Jacobs School of Music
  • Pavneet Kaur Bharaj, Ph.D Candidate, Curriculum and Instruction (Mathematics Education) from School of Education; Recipient of Wells Graduate Fellowship
  • Sanya Carley, Paul H. O‘Neil Professor; Director, Master of Public Affairs Program and O'Neill Online MPA Program, O'Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs
  • Shanker Krishnan, Nestle-Hustad Professor of Marketing, Kelley School of Business
  • Logan Paul, Senior Lecturer, Department of Informatics, Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering