Search Committee

President Michael R. Lovell has named a search committee to identify the next permanent provost. The committee, which comprises faculty, staff, students and trustees, will be chaired by Dr. Lisa Edwards, professor of counselor education and counseling psychology.

In addition to Edwards, the committee members include:

  • Dr. Monica Adya, chair and professor of management
  • Jacki Black, associate director of Hispanic initiatives, Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion
  • Dr. John Borg, chair and professor of mechanical engineering
  • Dr. Sumana Chattopadhyay, associate professor of digital media and performing arts and chair of the University Academic Senate
  • Steve Frieder, senior advisor to the president and corporate secretary
  • Janine Geske, university trustee; retired professor of law and retired justice of the Wisconsin State Supreme Court
  • Dr. Nakia Gordon, associate professor of psychology
  • Cara Hardin, deputy Title IX coordinator
  • Dr. Allie Hyngstrom, chair and associate professor of physical therapy
  • Danielle Josetti, executive associate athletics director
  • Dr. Janet Wessel Krejci, dean, College of Nursing
  • Dr. Gary Krenz, professor of mathematics, statistics and computer science
  • Sara Manjee, undergraduate student and president of the Marquette University Student Government
  • Rev. Joe Mueller, S.J., associate professor of theology and rector of the Marquette Jesuit Community

The university has retained the search firm Isaacson Miller, which has assisted Marquette with numerous academic leadership searches in the past.