Provost's Office Staff

Edward Feser, Interim Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

As Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Edward Feser serves as the chief academic officer for the Urbana campus.

Abbas Benmamoun, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs and Academic Policies

As Vice Provost for Faculty and Academic Affairs, Abbas Benmamoun provides leadership in the areas of academic affairs and faculty affairs.

Charles Tucker, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education and Innovation

As Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education and Innovation, Charles Tucker provides campus-wide leadership in the area of undergraduate education, including setting strategic directions for the undergraduate experience at Illinois, supporting innovation in classroom and in online instruction, and encouraging interdisciplinary initiatives in curriculum and pedagogy.

Reitumetse Obakeng Mabokela, Vice Provost for International Affairs and Global Strategies

As vice provost and the senior international officer, Reitumetse Obakeng Mabokela cultivates relationships with institutions around the world while bringing together the university’s vast on-campus international presence.

Associate Provosts

  • Bill Bernhard, Associate Provost for Faculty Development
  • Elyne Cole, Associate Provost for Human Resources
  • Vicky Gress, Associate Provost for Budgets and Resource Planning
  • Kristi Kuntz, Associate Provost for Academic Programs and Policies, and Executive Director of the Campus Center for Advising and Academic Services
  • Keith Marshall, Associate Provost for Enrollment Management
  • Deanna Raineri - Associate Provost for Educational Innovation
  • Matthew Tomaszewski, Associate Provost for Capital Planning

Assistant Provosts