Senior Administration

Vice Provosts

Norma Sue Kenyon

Vice Provost for Innovation
Chief Innovation Officer, Miller School of Medicine
Professor of Surgery

nkenyon@miami.edu

(305) 243-5346
Norma Sue Kenyon, Ph.D. is Vice Provost for Innovation at the University of Miami and Chief Innovation Officer of the Miller School of Medicine. Under her leadership, the U Innovation team, including the Office of Technology Transfer and the Wallace H. Coulter Center for Translational Research has successfully increased the number of licensing...

James M. Tien

Faculty Ombudsperson
Professor

jmtien@miami.edu

(305) 284-7888
Dr. James M Tien is an internationally renowned scholar and educator; he brings a wealth of experience to his role as UM Faculty Ombudsperson, having served in various academic and industrial leadership positions. He was recently elected the Foreign Secretary of the U. S. National Academy of Engineering. He served as Dean of the University of...

Erin Kobetz

Professor

ekobetz@miami.edu

(305) 243-6185
Dr. Erin Kobetz is Vice Provost for Research and Tenured Professor in the Departments of Medicine, Public Health Sciences, and Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. Additionally, she is Associate Director of Population Science and Cancer Disparities at UM’s Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer...

Guillermo J Prado, Ph.D.

Dean, Graduate School
VIce Provost for Faculty Affairs
Professor

gprado@miami.edu

(305) 243-2748
Dr. Guillermo (Willy) Prado is Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs; Dean of the Graduate School; and Professor of Nursing and Health Studies, Public Health Sciences, and Psychology at the University of Miami. Previously, he was Miller Professor and Director of the Division of Prevention Science and Community in the Department of Public Health...

Maria Galli Stampino

Professor
Dean of Undergraduate Affairs

mgstampino@miami.edu

(305) 284-4036
Dr. Maria Galli Stampino holds a Laurea degree in modern foreign languages from the Catholic University of Milan, an MA in American Studies from the University of Kansas, and a PhD in Italian and Comparative Literature from Stanford University.She joined UM in 1996 as an Assistant Professor, was promoted to Associate with tenure in 2003 and to...

Gregory J Shepherd

Interim Vice Provost for Education Innovation

shepherd@miami.edu

(305) 284-3420
Gregory J. Shepherd became dean of the University of Miami’s School of Communication on July 1, 2011. A distinguished communication faculty member and administrator for nearly 30 years at several major universities, he was previously dean of Ohio University’s Scripps College of Communication. Shepherd joined Ohio University...

Associate Provosts

Dave E Becher

Assoc. Provost, Programs

deb122@miami.edu

David Becher joined the University of Miami as Associate Provost for Data Governance and Institutional Research in August 2017. His responsibilities include leading a team responsible for providing data and analyses to senior leadership for decision-making purposes and providing mandated data to external agencies; providing leadership and...

Sabrina Mendoza

Assoc. Provost, Academic Affairs

sabrinamendoza@miami.edu

(305) 284-3356
Sabrina Mendoza is the Associate Provost for Academic Affairs and chief of staff to the Executive Vice President and Provost. She joined the University of Miami in 2001 as an assistant general counsel. She later served as the assistant dean and assistant provost for Undergraduate Affairs until 2019 when she became the Associate Provost for...

Patty Murphy

Assoc. Provost, University Accreditation
SACSCOC Accreditation Liaison

pxm491@miami.edu

(305) 284-3276
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...

Vice Presidents, Associate & Assistant Vice Presidents

John G Haller

Vice President, Enrollment Management

jgh22@miami.edu

(305) 284-3970
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...

Academic Deans

Roni Avissar

Dean, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science

Leonidas G Bachas

Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

Henri Ford

Dean, Miller School of Medicine

Rebecca M Fox

Dean, Division of Continuing and International Education

Laura Kohn Wood

Dean, School of Education and Human Development

Cindy Munro

Dean, School of Nursing and Health Studies

John A. Quelch

Dean, Miami Herbert Business School

Karin Wilkins

Dean, School of Communication