The Office of the Provost provides the guiding vision and framework for the overall academic leadership and administrative management of the university. Our mission is to administer programs and policies that benefit academic staff, faculty and students, and to foster collaborations among campus colleagues that will enhance and broaden academic life at the University. The Office and its Provost, Paul M. DeLuca, Jr., have broad responsibility over numerous campuswide initiatives.
New Provost Search
In June of 2013, Provost DeLuca announced he would be returning to the faculty. The search for a new provost has now ended: Mangelsdorf named UW–Madison provost.