The Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs and Provost is the chief academic officer of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, and provides academic and administrative leadership in the area of academic and faculty affairs.
The student-faculty connection is at the forefront of our mission in the provost office. We are dedicated to ensuring that the academic life of UALR is a rigorous and inspiring one, offering students the opportunity to discover the world and their calling in it.
The Provost Office is located in Room 415 of the Charles W. Donaldson Student Services Center.
Hours: Monday – Friday • 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost
2801 S. University Ave.
Student Services Center, Room 415
Little Rock, AR 72204
Questions about website? Contact Donna L. Shelton.
Deborah Baldwin, Ph.D.
Interim Provost and Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs
Responsible for all Academic Issues
Christina Drale, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Chancellor for Faculty Relations & Administration
Responsible for personnel and budget issues, academic space allocation, student academic grievances, faculty and chair development
Sherry Rankins-Robertson, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Success and Online Education
Responsible for Oversight of Student Success and Online Education
Executive Assistant to the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost
Responsible for Assisting the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost
Janet M. Davis
Responsible for budget and personnel actions and general accounting for Academic Affairs.
Responsible for curriculum and program change processing, new program proposals and program modifications, program reviews, and faculty senate assistance
Communications and Special Project Coordinator
Responsible for coordinating grade appeals, faculty senate assistance, and Office of the Provost events.
Donna L. Shelton, M.A.
Academic Editor and Web Manager
Responsible for web pages and all official publications of the Office of the Provost.