Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs


Welcome to the website for the CSU, Chico Academic Affairs division, the heart of teaching and learning here on campus. In these pages you can learn more about efforts undertaken by faculty, staff, and administrators to provide a distinctive, excellent education for our students in a beautiful residential setting. Read more.

What's New

New Academic Plan 2015–2020

Read about the new academic plan.

New Hires

Dr. Kevin M. Kelley has been selected as the Interim Associate Vice President for Research and Sponsored Programs.

Dr. Ricardo Jacquez has been selected as the Dean of the College of Engineering, Computer Science and Construction Management.

Dr. Eddie Vela has been selected as the Dean of the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences where he has served as interim dean since 2013.

Dr. Sharon Barrios has been appointed to serve as Interim Dean of the Office of Graduate Studies. She began this position on July 1, 2015.

Executive Job Announcements

Interim Associate Director of Research and Sponsored Projects (pdf)

Interim Director of International Studies—Open to Chico State faculty members only.