Provost Office

The Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic 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 UA Little Rock 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 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost
2801 S. University Ave.
Student Services Center, Room 415
Little Rock, AR 72204
Fax 501-916-3205

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Ann Bain, Ph.D.

Ann BainExecutive Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs and Provost

Responsible for all academic issues, administration, and oversight. Learn more>>>

Ann Bain Email

David Montague, Ph.D.

David MontagueAssociate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs for Student Success

Responsible for oversight of student-related leadership initiatives and supervision of various student services departments and programs.

David Montague Email

Melvin Beavers, Ed.D.

Dr. Melvin BeaversInterim Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs – Continuous Improvement

Responsible for oversight of all curricular processes in the division, including assessment, program reviews, and accreditation.

Melvin Beavers Email

Shannon Collier-Tenison, Ph.D., MSW

Shannon Collier-TenisonAssociate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs for Faculty Relations and Administration

Responsible for Faculty Relations and oversight of faculty development including personnel processes and infrastructure management.

Shannon Collier-Tenison Email

Ross Bradley, M.A.

Ross BradleyWeb and Provost Office Manager

Responsible for routing and tracking governance documents, OCDA applications, and faculty emeritus applications, and assisting the Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor.

Ross Bradley Email

Briyonna Mobley

Briyonna MobleyAdministrative Specialist III

Responsible for the front desk of the Provost Office, assisting the office, budget tracking, and calendar appointment management.

Briyonna Mobley Email

Nathan Holloway, M.A.

Nathan HollowayCurriculum Coordinator & Special Projects Coordinator

Responsible for logging and tracking curriculum forms, assisting with assessment, and faculty senate support.

Nathan Holloway Email

Charnley Q. Conway, M.Ed.

Charnely Q. ConwayDirector of Concurrent and Consortial Programs

Responsible for high school concurrent programs.

Charnley Q. Conway Email

Sharon Sims

Director of Finance

Responsible for tracking Office of the Provost budgets.

Sharon Sims Email