Provost Search Committee Members

Provost Search Committee Members

The committee is a mix of members from the previous provost search, the presidential search, representatives from our shared governance senates, and students, faculty and staff. The members of the committee are:

  • Christopher Comer, Dean, College of Humanities & Sciences (Search Committee Chair)
  • David Beck, Professor, Department of Native American Studies
  • Jason Begay, Associate Professor, School of Journalism
  • Mary-Ann Bowman, Associate Professor and BSW Program Director, School of Social Work; Chair of Faculty Senate
  • Richard Bridges, Regents Professor, Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Alex Butler, ASUM Senator
  • John Cech, Deputy Commissioner – Academic, Research, and Student Affairs, Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education
  • John DeBoer, Associate Professor, School of Theatre and Dance 
  • Stephanie Domitrovich, Academic Advisor, Department of Health & Human Performance
  • Doug Emlen, Professor, Division of Biological Sciences
  • Stacey Gordon, Associate Professor and Director of the Jameson Law Library, Alexander Blewett III School of Law
  • Terri Herron, Professor and MAcct Program Director, College of Business
  • Marci Lewandowski, Graduate & Professional Student Association
  • Brenna Love, ASUM Vice President
  • Shannon O’Brien, Dean, Missoula College
  • Andrea Rhoades, Program Coordinator, Office of Academic Enrichment
  • Matt Riley, Chief Information Officer
  • Sara Rinfret, Associate Professor and MPA Program Director, Department of Political Science
  • Hillary Stowell, Director of Academic Fiscal Affairs, Office of the Provost

In addition, Rebecca Power from the President’s Office will provide support for the search committee. As shared earlier, we have hired AGBSearch to conduct this search and they are providing guidance on our timeline.