University Administration & Governance

Administration & Governance

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

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.

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President Robert C. Robbins

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.

Our Strategic Plan

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

Strategic Plan

Provosts & Deans

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Liesl Folks

Liesl Folks

Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost
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Shane C. Burgess

Shane C. Burgess

Dean, College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
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Gary Packard, Jr.

Gary Packard, Jr.

Dean, College of Applied Science and Technology
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Nancy Pollock-Ellwand

Nancy Pollock-Ellwand

Dean, College of Architecture, Planning & Landscape Architecture
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Bruce Johnson

Bruce Johnson

Dean, College of Education
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David W. Hahn

David W. Hahn

Dean, College of Engineering
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Andrew Schulz

Andrew Schulz

Dean, College of Fine Arts
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Andrew Carnie

Andrew Carnie

Dean, Graduate College
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Terry L. Hunt

Terry L. Hunt

Dean, W.A Franke Honors College
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Alain-Philippe Durand

Alain-Philippe Durand

Dean, College of Humanities
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Marc L. Miller

Marc L. Miller

Dean, James E. Rogers College of Law
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Guy L. Reed

Guy L. Reed

Dean, College of Medicine - Phoenix
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Michael M.I. Abecassis

Michael M.I. Abecassis

Dean, College of Medicine - Tucson
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Ida M. Moore

Ida M. Moore

Dean, College of Nursing
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Thomas L. Koch

Thomas L. Koch

Dean, College of Optical Sciences
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Rick Schnellmann

Rick Schnellmann

Dean, College of Pharmacy
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Iman Hakim

Iman Hakim

Dean, Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health
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Carmala Garzione

Carmala Garzione

Dean, College of Science
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John P. Jones III

John P. Jones III

Dean, College of Social & Behavioral Sciences
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Julie Funk

Julie Funk

Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine
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Kasey Urquidez

Kasey Urquidez

Dean, Admissions
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Shan C. Sutton

Shan C. Sutton

Dean, University Libraries

Governance Groups

SPBAC

In consultation and dialogue with the President, the Provost and the University community, the Strategic Planning and Budget Advisory Committee supports and enhances the success of the University.

FACULTY SENATE

As the legislative body that represents the general faculty, the Faculty Senate creates policies for academic personnel, instruction and curriculum, research, student affairs, ethics and more.

 

UNDERGRADUATE COUNCIL

The Undergraduate Council reviews all undergraduate curricular action items forwarded from the Academic Programs Subcommittee and the Curriculum & Policies Subcommittee, and also from other areas of the university.

Staff Council

Representing all staff employees, Classified and University Staff who contribute greatly to the success of our community, the UArizona Staff Council is active in the university’s shared governance and advises the university administration.

ASUA

Associated Students of the University of Arizona – the University's Student Government – represents the student body in order to serve, engage, and empower all students through advocacy and a large variety of programs and resources.

GPSC

The Graduate & Professional Student Council promotes the academic, economic and social aims of graduate and professional students at the University.