Nicolle Parsons-Pollard Named Interim Provost Effective Jan. 1, 2022
President M. Brian Blake has announced the appointment of Dr. Nicolle Parsons-Pollard, Ph.D., as Interim Provost effective Jan. 1, 2022.
Dr. Parsons-Pollard was appointed as Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs in 2020. In her role there, she is responsible for creating, implementing and championing a variety of faculty development programs to support and strengthen faculty in teaching and research, as well as leadership programming for department chairs and other administrators. She is responsible for developing and implementing faculty policies and procedures, managing university awards and recognition for faculty, and assisting with the promotion and tenure process.
Dr. Corrie Fountain, currently Director of Faculty Development, will serve as Interim Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs starting in January.