University of Southern Indiana
Academic Administration

The primary purpose of the Provost is to serve as chief academic officer of the University and also as the executive officer in the president's absence. The Provost also supervises academic programs, faculty development, and student affairs programs which are shown below.

Academic Colleges

Mohammed Khayum   

Mohammed Khayum, Ph.D.
Romain College of Business
Professor of Economics
Business and Engineering Center 1018
Phone: 812/465-1681


Michael Aakhus 

Michael Aakhus
Dean, College of Liberal Arts
Professor of Art
Liberal Arts Center 3003
Phone: 812/464-1853


Ann White   

Ann White, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Nursing & Health Professions 
Professor of Nursing
Health Professions Center 2078
Phone: 812/465-1173


Scott Gordon  

Scott Gordon, Ph.D.
Dean, Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education
Professor of Biology
Education Center 1107
Phone: 812/465-7137


Faculty Development 

  Christopher Garrett     Christopher Garrett, Ph.D.
Director of Faculty Development
Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
University Center East 2260
Phone: 812/461-5476
Email: cegarrett


Student Development

  • Angela Batista
    Dr. Angela Batista
    Dean of Students
    University Center East 1232
    Phone: 812/464-1860
  • Heidi Gregori-Gahan
    Ms. Heidi Gregori-Gahan
    Director of International Programs and Services
    University Center East 1241
    Phone: 812/465-1248
  • Marna Hostetler
    Ms. Marna Hostetler
    Director of Library
    David L. Rice Library 2028
    Phone: 812/464-1826
  • Sandy Frank
    Ms. Sandy Frank
    Robert D. Orr Center 1085
    Phone: 812/464-1761

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