Provost - West Virginia University
Maryanne Reed was named provost and vice president of academic affairs for West Virginia University in April 2019 and stepped into the role on July 1. As provost, she is the chief academic officer responsible for the administration of all academic policies, programs, facilities and budgetary matters. She is committed to WVU’s land-grant mission of ensuring access to exceptional education, supporting and facilitating innovative research and serving the needs of the state and people of West Virginia.
Prior to her new appointment, Reed served for 15 years as dean of the WVU Reed College of Media, where she was also a professor in the Journalism program. She has been a member of the College of Media faculty since 1993.