Contact Us

Daniel Linzer | Provost

Daniel Linzer
2-143 Crown
Evanston Campus
Phone: 847-491-5117
Fax: 847-467-1630
nu-provost@northwestern.edu

Daniel I. Linzer became Provost of Northwestern University on September 1, 2007.  Linzer joined Northwestern in 1984. Full bio.

Ronald R. Braeutigam | Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education

Ronald R. Braeutigam

1-114 Crown, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 491-7040
Fax: 847 491-4434
braeutigam@northwestern.edu

Ronald R. Braeutigam is the Kapnick Professor of Business Institutions in the Department of Economics. Full bio.

Lindsay Chase-Lansdale | Associate Provost for Faculty

Lindsay Chase-Lansdale

1-110 Crown, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 491-7040
Fax: 847 491-4434
lcl@northwestern.edu 

Lindsay Chase-Lansdale was appointed Associate Provost for Faculty on September 1, 2013. Full bio.

Jake Julia | Associate Provost for Academic Initiatives

Jake Julia

1800 Sherman, Suite 205, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 491-2912
jjulia@northwestern.edu

Jake Julia assumed the position of Associate Provost for Academic Initiatives on January 1, 2008. Full bio.

Dwight A. McBride | Associate Provost for Graduate Education

Dwight McBride

1-502 Crown, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847-491-8502
dwight-mcbride@northwestern.edu 

Dwight McBride is the Daniel Hale Williams Professor of African American Studies, English & Performance Studies. Full bio.

Michael Mills | Associate Provost for University Enrollment

Mike Mills

1801 Hinman #319, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 491-4477
michael-mills@northwestern.edu 

Michael Mills has been Associate Provost for University Enrollment at Northwestern University since July 2005. Full bio.

Jean E. Shedd | Associate Provost for Budget, Facilities, and Analysis

Jean Shedd

2-147 Crown, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 491-8546
j-shedd@northwestern.edu

Jean E. Shedd was appointed Associate Provost for Budget, Facilities and Analysis in January 1999. Full bio.

Dona Cordero | Assistant Provost for Diversity and Inclusion

Dona Cordero

2-633 Crown, East Tower, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 491-3355
d-cordero@northwestern.edu 

Dona Cordero was named Assistant Provost for Diversity and Inclusion in April of 2012. Full bio.

Marianna Kepka | Assistant Provost for Academic Administration

Marianna Kepka

1800 Sherman, Suite 2-206, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 491-8548
Fax: 847 467-6500
m-kepka@northwestern.edu 

Marianna Kepka joined the Office of the Provost in August 2008 after working for a higher education consulting company. Full bio.

Laura Koepele-Tenges | Assistant Provost for Faculty Information and Business Operations

Laura Koepele-Tenges

1-211 Crown, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 491-7042
Fax: 847 467-1630
lkt@northwestern.edu 

Laura Koepele-Tenges joined the Office of the Provost in 2008. Full bio.

Peter Civetta | Director, Office of Undergraduate Research

Peter Civetta

1-223 Crown, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 467-0499
p-civetta@northwestern.edu 

Peter Civetta oversees undergraduate research programs for the Office of the Provost. Full bio.

Judith Donovan | Program Assistant

Judith Donovan

1-222A Crown, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 467-6443
Fax: 847 491-4434
j-donovan@northwestern.edu 

Judith Donovan has been with Northwestern since 1975. She began working with Jeremy Wilson, then Director of Planning. Full bio.

Daphne Fair-Leary | Administrative Assistant

Daphne Fair-Leary

1-112 Crown, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847-467-5884
Fax: 847 491-4434
dfl@northwestern.edu 

Daphne Fair-Leary joined the Office of the Provost in May 2010. Full bio.

Celina Flowers | Project Coordinator

Celina Flowers

1-222 Crown, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 491-7041
c-flowers@northwestern.edu 

Celina Flowers joined the Office of the Provost in December 2008. Full bio.

Ursulla Knakmuhs | Assistant to the Provost

Ursulla Knakmuhs

2-145 Crown, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 491-5117
Fax: 847 467-1630
u-knakmuhs@northwestern.edu 

Ursulla Knakmuhs started working at Northwestern in May 1983, and has been in the central administration offices since September l995. Full bio.

Jana Measells | Undergraduate Research Advisor

Jana Measells

1-225 Crown, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 467-0501
Fax: 847 491-4434
j-measells@northwestern.edu 

Jana Measells is an advisor for undergraduate research programs in the Office of the Provost. Full bio.

Gretchen Oehlschlager | Administrative Assistant, Undergraduate Research

Gretchen Oehlschlager

1st Floor, Crown, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 491-6720
Fax: 847 491-4434
glo@northwestern.edu 

Gretchen L. Oehlschlager provides key support to the Director of Undergraduate Research in the Office of the Provost. Full bio.

Jennifer Puchtel | Manager, Accreditation Process

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Crown 1-209E, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 467-4604
jpuchtel@northwestern.edu
Jenny Puchtel joined the Office of the Provost in January 2014 to help the University prepare for its April 2015 review for re-accreditation.  Full bio.

Kate Reinhardt | Administrative Assistant

Kate Reinhardt

Crown 1-210, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 467-4127
kathryn.quimby@northwestern.edu 

Kate Reinhardt provides key support for the Assistant Provost of Faculty Records and Business Operations at Northwestern University. Full bio.

Joan Slavin | Director, University Sexual Harassment Prevention Office

Joan Slavin

Joan Slavin, Director, University Sexual Harassment Prevention Office
Crown 2-636, Evanston Campus
Phone: 847 491-3745
sexual-harassment@northwestern.edu
Sexual Harassment Prevention Office

Joan E. Slavin joined the university in 2008. Full bio.