The University of Iowa

Nominations sought for Executive Vice President & Provost

Deans, Directors, and Departmental Executive Officers
Gail Agrawal and Teresa Mangum, Co-Chairs, Executive Vice President & Provost Search
June 25, 2018
Nominations sought for Executive Vice President & Provost

Dear Colleagues, 

As co-chairs of the search committee, we are pleased to announce the search for a new Executive Vice President & Provost is underway.  We invite members of the UI community and friends of the university to nominate professionals whom they believe to be qualified to serve as the next Executive Vice President & Provost.  

You will find relevant information about the search, including how to apply or nominate, on the University of Iowa Provost Search website at: 

We would appreciate your suggestions of potential candidates. All nominated candidates will be screened and, if they meet the required qualifications, contacted directly by members of the search firm. If you have questions about the nomination process or the search, please contact us at 

You will have the opportunity to provide additional input into the search process by attending one of two open forums at the beginning of the fall semester, sponsored by University of Iowa Shared Governance and the search committee.  Dates and times for the forums are scheduled for: 

  • Thursday, August 23  3:30 to 5:00 pm
  • Monday, August 27     1:30 to 3:00 pm 

More information about the forums will be shared in early August.  


Gail Agrawal
Dean Emerita and F. Wendell Miller Professor of Law            

Teresa Mangum
Professor in the Department of Gender, Women’s and Sexuality Studies and English
Director of the Obermann Center for Advanced Studies