Leadership

Dr. Michael McPherson

Office of the Provost
940-565-3952 | Michael.McPherson@unt.edu

As Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Michael McPherson is responsible for the main mission of the institution, including teaching, research and professional service as carried out by its academic programs and services. Dr. McPherson handles budget allocations for the schools, colleges, libraries, and academic support areas, and provides leadership in the development and supervision of programs, including changes in curriculum, degree programs, and organization, in conjunction with the deans and representatives of the faculty. He provides leadership in the implementation of effective planning in academic affairs, ensures leadership and excellence in academic degree programs and support units. Dr. McPherson represents the academic interests of the university in off-campus activities as designated by the President and acts for the President in his absence.

Vice Provosts

Holly Hutchins

Faculty Success
940.565.3987 | Holly.Hutchins@unt.edu

  • Academic Policy
  • Early-Career Faculty Support (e.g., mentoring, CREATE program)
  • Faculty Affinity Group Support
  • Faculty Professional Development
  • Faculty Recognition & Awards
  • Faculty Search Committee Training
  • Faculty Workplace (incl. exit & climate surveys)
  • Leadership Development
  • Teaching Portfolio

Christy Crutsinger

Student Success
940.369.6620 | Christy.Crutsinger@unt.edu

  • Academic Advising
  • Academic Integrity
  • Bridge Programs
  • Chair Development & Support
  • Commencement
  • Learning Center
  • MARTIAL Eagles
  • Reviews of Centers & Institutes
  • Special Sessions (e.g., Winter session)
  • SPOT
  • Waitlists/Adding Sections
UNT Vice Provost for Curricular Innovation and Academic Partnerships, Brenda Kihl

Brenda Kihl

Curricular Innovation and Academic Partnerships
| Brenda.Kihl@unt.edu

  • Academic Partnerships
  • Academic Program Review
  • Accreditation & Planning
  • Career Connect
  • Core Curriculum
  • Dual Credit 
  • ePortfolio
  • High Impact Practices & Experiential Learning
  • Marketable Skills and Digital Credentials
  • New Programs & Changes to Existing Programs
  • Off-Site Instructional Locations
  • TracDat Reporting
  • Textbook Affordability & Access
  • THECB Reporting & Compliance
  • Student Achievement Data
  • Undergraduate Curriculum Process Support
Victor Prybutok

Victor Prybutok

Graduate Education
940-565-3946 | Victor.Prybutok@unt.edu

Vice Provost for Academic Resources

Jennifer Stevenson

Academic Resources
940-565-2496 | Jennifer.Stevenson@unt.edu

Pia Wood

Pia Wood

International Affairs
940.565.4951 | Pia.Wood@unt.edu

Additional Leadership

Tim Christian

Academic Technologies
| Tim.Christian@unt.edu

Brandi Everett

Academic Personnel
940-565-3951 | Brandi.Everett@unt.edu

Lisa Maxwell

Student Success
940-565-4317 | Lisa.Maxwell@unt.edu

Elizabeth Vogt

Elizabeth Vogt

University Accreditation
940.369.5288 | Elizabeth.Vogt@unt.edu