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 eleven 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,
Executive Vice President and Provost
Faculty In the NewsBaylor Scientists Aim to Design Safer Chemicals for Humans and Environment with Multimillion Dollar Grant
WACO, Texas (April 10, 2014) — Bryan W. Brooks, Ph.D., professor of environmental science and biomedical studies in Baylor University's College of Arts & Sciences and director of the environmental science graduate program and the ...
Baylor, McLane Children’s partner for new Center for Developmental Disabilities
A new federal study released last week found that one in 68 American children has an autism spectrum disorder — up 30% from just two years ago. To serve the Central Texas community, the Baylor Autism Resource Clinic (BARC) opened in 2008. ...
CBS News: Stronger muscles may mean better health for kids
March 31, 2014
Article on a recent study that suggests adolescent boys and girls who have greater muscle strength are at a lower risk for heart disease and diabetes. Paul M. Gordon, Ph.D., chair and professor of health, human performance and ...