About the Provost

Overseeing all academic initiatives, the Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs is the senior academic administrator at Temple. Across campus — from admissions and curriculum to budgeting and strategic planning, from faculty recruitment and retention to research and assessment — the Provost is a key leader for Temple's academic community.

History of the Office

2012 - 2016
Hai-Lung Dai
Provost & Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

2010 - 2012
Richard Englert
Provost & Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

2007 - 2010
Lisa Staiano-Coico
Provost & Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs

2006 - 2007
Richard Englert
Interim Provost

2001 - 2006
Ira Schwartz
Provost

1998 - 2001
Corrine Caldwell
Interim Provost

1992 - 1998
James England
Provost

1991 - 1992
Julia Ericksen
Acting Provost

1982 - 1991
Barbara Brownstein
Provost