Senior Administration

Vice and Associate Provosts

David J Birnbach M.D.

Miller Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

(305) 284-2002
Ashe Administration Building
1252 Memorial Dr
Room 240
David J. Birnbach, M.D., M.P.H., professor of anesthesiology and obstetrics and gynecology at the Miller School of Medicine and associate dean and director of the UM/Jackson Memorial Hospital Center for Patient Safety, became vice provost for faculty affairs in June 2007. In this post he oversees the promotion and tenure process, faculty...

John L Bixby

Vice Provost
Professor of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology and Neurological Surgery

(305) 243-7587
Dominion Tower
1400 NW 10th Ave
Room 1205J
With over 140 co-authored publications and numerous NSF- and NIH-funded research studies, John Bixby, Ph.D., Vice Provost for Research and Professor of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology and Neurological Surgery, has earned his place as a distinguished scientist and leader at the University of Miami. Dr. Bixby first joined the University in...

William Scott Green

Sr. Vice Provost
Dean of Undergraduate Education

(305) 284-2006
Ashe Administration Building
1252 Memorial Dr
Room 240
William Scott Green joined the University of Miami as senior vice provost and dean of undergraduate education in July 2006. In the newly created position, he has overall responsibility for enhancing the quality of the undergraduate experience and strengthening the integration of university-wide undergraduate curricular and co-curricular...

Norma Sue Kenyon Ph.D.


(305) 243-5346
Diabetes Research Institute
1450 NW 10th Ave
Room 6032A
Norma Sue Kenyon, Ph.D., Martin Kleiman Professor of Surgery, Microbiology and Immunology and Biomedical Engineering, became Vice Provost for Innovation in June 2012.  In this role, she serves as the primary liaison for University faculty and program staff to investigate opportunities for disclosure, patent protection, funding and...

Isaac Prilleltensky

Dean, Academic
Vice Provost for Institutional Culture

(305) 284-3505
Merrick Building
5202 University Dr
Room 313EA (inactive)
Isaac Prilleltensky was appointed dean of the University of Miami School of Education and Human Development in July 2006. He previously served as professor of Human and Organizational Development and director of the Ph.D. program in Community Research and Action at Peabody College at Vanderbilt University. Born in Argentina, Prilleltensky...

Vice Presidents

John G Haller

Vice President, Enrollment Management

(305) 284-3970
Whitten University Center
1306 Stanford Dr
Room 2275
John Haller, a professional with more than 18 years of experience in the admissions field, joined the University in September 2014 as the Vice President of Enrollment Management. John came from Saint Joseph’s University in Pennsylvania where he was the Associate Provost of Enrollment Management. John has held several enrollment...


Patty Murphy

Executive Director, Assessment and Accreditation
SACSCOC Accreditation Liaison

(305) 284-3276
Gables One Tower
1320 S Dixie Hwy
Room 250
Patty is the University’s accreditation liaison to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and regularly serves as a SACSCOC peer evaluator. Prior to coming to the U in 2016, she was the Director of Institutional Effectiveness at the University of Richmond and the Assistant Vice President for...