Thank you for visiting the web site of the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost at Baylor University. We hope these pages help you learn more about our office and the resources available to support our outstanding faculty and the programs they lead.

As the university's chief academic officer, I have responsibility for overseeing all of Baylor's educational and research programs. Today these programs are distributed among twelve schools and colleges as they offer more than 250 undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. We have approximately 900 full-time faculty members and 15,000 students, 2,600 of whom are graduate or professional students.

It is an exciting time at Baylor, and we invite you to explore our web site to learn more.

With warm regards,
Edwin Trevathan
Executive Vice President and Provost

Faculty In the News

Chronicle of Higher Education Features SOE Research
What's it like to be a non-tenure-track faculty member in a tenure-track world? That's the focus of a new study — featured in the Chronicle of Higher Education — by ‪Baylor‬ School of Education (SOE) assistant professor Dr. ...

FCI (Farm Chemicals International): Study Finds Atrazine Safe for Aquatic Plant Life
Nov. 3, 2015
A multidisciplinary team of Baylor researchers found that atrazine, a commonly used herbicide, does not appear to have a long-term, measurable impact on aquatic plant life. The study’s lead investigator, Ryan S. King, Ph.D., ...

Science Codex: Baylor researchers project long-term effects of climate change, deforestation on Himalayan mountain basins
Oct. 19, 2015
In a recent multi-disciplinary study, a team of Baylor researchers found that climatic changes, an increase in agricultural land use and population growth in the Himalaya Mountain basins could have negative impacts on water ...

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