Administration & Governance

Learn about the people and organized bodies that carry the vision for the University of Arizona and beyond.

Formal procession

The Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR) is the governing body for Arizona's three public universities. The board consists of 12 members, including two student Regents, the Governor of Arizona and the Superintendent of Public Instruction.

President Robert C. Robbins

The 22nd president of the University of Arizona seeks to prepare students for their dream careers as well-educated, civically engaged leaders in our rapidly changing, technologically advanced world.

A bold and inspirational plan will define our strategic pillars and goals in an approach designed to energize and focus the entire UA community.

Strategic Plan

Provost & Deans

Jeffrey Goldberg

Jeffrey Goldberg

Acting Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost

Shane C. Burgess

Shane C. Burgess

Dean, College of Agriculture & Life Sciences

Nancy Pollock-Ellwand

Nancy Pollock-Ellwand

Dean, College of Architecture, Planning & Landscape Architecture

Bruce Johnson

Bruce Johnson

Dean, College of Education

Larry Head

Larry Head

Interim Dean, College of Engineering

Tannis Gibson

Tannis Gibson

Dean, College of Fine Arts

Andrew Carnie

Andrew Carnie

Dean, Graduate College

Terry L. Hunt

Terry L. Hunt

Dean, The Honors College

Alain-Philippe Durand

Alain-Philippe Durand

Dean, College of Humanities

Marc L. Miller

Marc L. Miller

Dean, James E. Rogers College of Law

Paulo Goes

Paulo Goes

Dean, Eller College of Management

Guy L. Reed

Guy L. Reed

Dean, College of Medicine - Phoenix

Charles Cairns

Charles Cairns

Dean, College of Medicine - Tucson

Joan Shaver

Joan Shaver

Dean, College of Nursing

Thomas L. Koch

Thomas L. Koch

Dean, College of Optical Sciences

Rick Schnellmann

Rick Schnellmann

Dean, College of Pharmacy

Iman Hakim

Iman Hakim

Dean, Mel and Inid Zuckerman College of Public Health

Joaquin Ruiz

Joaquin Ruiz

Dean, College of Science

John P. Jones III

John P. Jones III

Dean, College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

Melody Buckner

Melody Buckner

Interim Dean, UA South Sierra Vista

David G. Besselsen

David G. Besselsen

Interim Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine

Kasey Urquidez

Kasey Urquidez

Dean, Admissions

Shan Sutton

Shan C. Sutton

Dean, University Libraries

Kendal Washington White

Kendal Washington White

Dean of Students