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., 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

Vice Provost for Institutional Culture

isaacp@miami.edu

(305) 284-5547
Dr. Isaac Prilleltensky was born in Argentina and has lived and worked in Israel, Canada, Australia, and the United States. He is the Interim Director of the Community Well Being PhD program while Dr. Birman is on sabbatical. He is also the former Dean of Education and Human Development at the University of Miami, the inaugural Erwin and Barbara...

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...

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

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


Administrators

Chris Koelsch

Executive Director, Business Operations

cxk340@miami.edu

(305) 284-1356