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Office of the Provost

Welcome to the Office of the Provost

Providing our students with quality education is at the core of all that we do. The Office of the Provost is dedicated to the continuous advancement of learning at Armstrong through its support of relevant curriculum, advanced teaching methods and quality programs of study. Whether students are interested in the arts and sciences, teacher education, health professions or computing and technology, it is our mission and passion to ensure that they receive nothing less than a superior education.

Our Team

Dr. Robert T. Smith
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Professor of Mathematics


Dr. Delana Gajdosik-Nivens
Associate Provost for Student Engagement and Success
Professor of Chemistry


Dr. Donna Brooks
Associate Provost for Academic Affairs and Graduate Studies

Carol Cox
Director of Finance for Academic Affairs

  • Financial analysis and forecasting for academic departments
  • Facilitate budget preparation and allocation of approved fiscal resources for academic departments
  • Communication and collaboration with academic departments to effectively utilize resources for maximum student benefit

Phyllis L. Fulton
Coordinator of Faculty Information

Carol Marro
Executive Assistant to the Provost

Reporting Departments


Associate Provost for Academic Affairs and Graduate Studies

Associate Provost for Student Success and Engagement

Liberty Center


Office of the Registrar


Read More Robert T. Smith Hired As Provost and VP for Academic Affairs

(July 1, 2015) Armstrong State University recently hired Dr. Robert T. Smith, a veteran academic administrator, as provost and vice president for academic affairs. In his new position, Smith oversees all academic divisions, faculty, instruction and research affairs at Armstrong. 

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