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Provost takes medical leave, CMN dean named acting provost

Benjamin Conboy, Editor-In-Chief

October 22, 2018

Provost Marten denBoer announced he is taking a medical leave of absence after revealing he has leukemia. The current dean of the College of Communication (CMN), Salma Ghanem, will take on the role of acting provost. Alexandra Murphy, a communication professor and associate dean of CMN will act as dean...

Provost shakes up Academic Affairs to increase ‘efficiency’

Provost shakes up Academic Affairs to increase 'efficiency'

Kyle Woosley

September 11, 2016

Academic Affairs was reorganized this summer, which resulted in the elimination of six positions within the department.  Provost Marten denBoer said these decisions were made to increase efficiency within the Academic Affairs department. “One thing that we hope it will mean is that the progra...

Provost announces personnel changes in Academic Affairs

Jackson Danbeck

July 14, 2016

Provost Martin denBoer released  an email to faculty and staff on July 13 detailing a number of personnel changes to take place this year in Academic Affairs after now having been on the job for one year.  The department’s purpose is improve academic, teaching and scholarly quality, and denBoer hopes in the...

Meet the Provost: Marten denBoer settles in

Meet the Provost: Marten denBoer settles in

Brenden Moore

September 14, 2015

Last week, the DePaulia spoke with new Provost Marten denBoer. This discussion ranged from denBoer’s philosophy as a provost to the controversy surrounding Dean Gerald Koocher.  Read More »...

BREAKING: University selects Cal Poly provost for DePaul position

BREAKING: University selects Cal Poly provost for DePaul position

Grant Myatt

February 18, 2015

The DePaul Board of Trustees elected Marten L. denBoer as the new provost for the university today, according to a release. DenBoer, who is currently the provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, will assume the role of provost on July 1...

Incoming DePaul provost important to complete Vision 2018

Grant Myatt

February 15, 2015

On a sunny day in September 2012, DePaul President Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider, C.M. announced the university’s new strategic plan — Vision 2018 — to a crowd of faculty, staff and students in the Quad. Read More »...

Second provost candidate James Coleman visits DePaul

Second provost candidate James Coleman visits DePaul

Grant Myatt

January 28, 2015

The second provost finalist, James Coleman, visited campus earlier this week highlighting the similarities of his current institution to DePaul and his upbringing as the son of a civil rights leader in his pitch for the position. Read More »...

DePaul provost finalist Martin denBoer visits campus

Martin denBoer, left, smiles during a lighter moment of his campus visit last week. He is the first of four finalists for the provost position to visit.  He is currently the provost at Cal Poly Pomona. (Megan Deppen / The DePaulia)

Brenden Moore

January 25, 2015

Provost candidate Martin denBoer made his pitch to administration, faculty and students as to why he is the best person for the job during his scheduled visit to campus last week. Read More »...

Finalists for DePaul provost search announced

The four finalists for DePaul's provost search. From left to right: Alan Ray, James Coleman, Nancy Brickhouse, Marten denBoer. (Photos courtesy of DePaul University)

Brenden Moore and Megan Deppen

January 16, 2015

DePaul's Provost Search Committee announced the four finalists for the open provost position along with their visitation schedules in an email to the DePaul community today. The four candidates: Nancy Brickhouse of the University of Delaware, James Coleman of Virginia Commonwealth University, Marten denBoer of California State...

New DePaul provost search process begins again

New DePaul provost search process begins again

Parker Asmann

November 16, 2014

As Autumn Quarter comes to an end, DePaul’s administration is still in hot pursuit of a new provost to fill the vacant seat that was left behind when Donald Pope-Davis resigned after a brief six months last December. Read More »...

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