The Provost is the Chief Academic Officer for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, reporting directly to the Chancellor.

Christopher Clemens, Provost at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

The current Provost is Christopher Clemens, Jaroslav Folda Distinguished Professor of Physics and Astronomy in the College of Arts & Sciences. He has a passion for collaborating and building great things with others. Dr. Clemens previously served as the inaugural Associate Dean of Research and Innovation for the College of Natural Sciences and as the Director of the Institute for Convergent Science.

Roles and responsibilities of the Provost







OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM – Meet the Individuals who work at the Office of the Provost.

REPORTING UNITS – Units that report to the Provost Office.

FACULTY AFFAIRS–  The Faculty Affairs Office Manages and supervises faculty HR functions.