Academic Affairs

Academic Affairs Leadership and Staff

Heather Shipley, Ph.D.

Interim Provost and Sr. Vice President for Academic Affairs

MB 4.108
Phone: 210-458-5191
Mamie Frank

Manager of Administrative Operations

MB 4.120
Phone: 210-458-4159
Debra Del Toro

Director of Strategic Messaging

MB 4.120


Eric Brey

Interim Dean of the Margie and Bill Klesse College of Engineering and Integrated Design

Lynne Cossman

Dean of College for Health, Community and Policy

MB 2.306c
Phone: 210-458-7900
Jill Fleuriet

Vice Provost for Honors Education

GSR 2.210
Phone: 210-458-4106
Jonathon Halbesleben

Dean of Alvarez College of Business

BB 4.01.02
Phone: 210-458-4313
Glenn Martinez

Dean, College of Liberal and Fine Arts

MH 4.01.23
Phone: 210-458-4350
Jianwei Niu, Ph.D.

Interim Dean of University College

Phone: 210-458-5191
David Silva

Dean of the College of Sciences

BSE 2.110D
Phone: 210-458-4450
Mario Torres

Dean, College of Education and Human Development

MB 3.304
Phone: 210-458-4370

Academic Success

Heather Shipley, Ph.D.

Interim Provost and Sr. Vice President for Academic Affairs

MB 4.108
Phone: 210-458-5191
Ginnifer Cié Gee, Ed.D.

Associate Vice Provost for Career-Engaged Learning

GSR 2.210
Phone: 210-458-7552
Kasey Neece-Fielder, Ed.D.

Associate Vice Provost, Continuous Improvement and Accreditation

GSR 2.204
Phone: 210-458-4819
Mark Appleford

Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies

Phone: 210-458-7009

Strategic Enrollment

Lynn Barnes Jr.

Senior Vice Provost for Strategic Enrollment

MB 3.102
Phone: 210-458-4041
Melissa Platt

Assistant to the Vice Provost

MB 3.102
Phone: 210-458-7181

Areas of responsibility:

  • Enrollment Partnerships
  • Undergraduate Recruitment & Orientation
  • Undergraduate and Graduate Admissions
  • Enrollment Services & Operations
  • Veteran & Military Affairs
  • Enrollment Communications & Systems

Strategic Enrollment Leadership & Staff

Student Affairs

LT Robinson

Senior Vice Provost and Dean of Students

SU 2.02.18
Phone: 210-458-4987
Beth Scholl

Assistant to Dean of Students

SU 2.02.18
Phone: 210-458-4721

Areas of responsibility:

  • Campus Life Events
  • Intercultural Programs
  • Student Union
  • Campus Recreation
  • Health Services
  • Counseling
  • Student Assistance Services

Student Affairs Leadership & Staff

Academic Innovation

Melissa Vito, Ed.D

Vice Provost for Academic Innovation

MB 3.102
Phone: 210-458-4520
Teresa Petersen

Senior Administrative Manager

Areas of responsibility:

  • Online Learning
  • Learning Technology
  • Video Production
  • Teaching & Learning Services
  • Online Programs
  • Workforce Programs

Academic Innovation Leadership & Staff

Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies

Ambika Mathur, Ph.D.

Dean of the Graduate School & Vice Provost for Graduate Studies

MS 4.01.76
Phone: 210-458-4331
Ginger Hernandez

Assistant to the Vice Provost

MS 4.01.76
Phone: 210-458-6878

Areas of responsibility:

  • Graduate Services
  • Academic Program Review
  • Graduate Partnerships
  • Postdoctoral Studies

Graduate School Leadership & Staff

Global Initiatives

Lisa J. Montoya, Ph.D.

Vice Provost for Global Initiatives

MB 1.209
Phone: 210-458-7211
Jacqueline Guillen

Program Specialist

MB 1.209
Phone: 210-458-8115

Areas of responsibility:

  • Study Abroad
  • International Support Services
  • Intensive English Program
  • Global Partnerships

Global Initiatives Leadership & Staff


Dean Hendrix

Vice Provost and University Librarian

JPL 4.04.08
Phone: 210-458-4889
Vane Padron

Senior Administrative Associate

JPL 4.04.08
Phone: 210-458-4768
Veronica Garcia Rodriguez

Interim Head Curator, Institute of Texan Cultures

Areas of responsibility:

Libraries Leadership & Staff

Student Success

Tammy J. Wyatt, Ph.D.

Vice Provost for Student Success

MB 2.102
Phone: 210-458-5191
Angelica Enriquez

Assistant to the Vice Provost

MB 3.108
Phone: 210-458-5717

Areas of responsibility:

  • Academic Advising
  • Student Academic Success Programs
  • Student Development, Leadership & Belonging
  • Graduation Help Desk
  • Housing & Residence Life

Student Success Leadership & Staff

Academic Operations and Strategic Initiatives

Angela Griffith

Assistant Vice Provost for Academic Operations and Strategic Initiatives

MB 4.120
Phone: 210-458-4181
Anson Adams

Project Manager

MB 4.120

Institutional Research & Analysis

Steve Wilkerson

Associate Vice Provost and Chief Analytic Officer

MB 4.120
Phone: 210-458-4939
Brian Cordeau

Assistant Vice Provost Institutional Research

MB 4.120
Phone: 210-836-6545

Finance & Administration

Brian McNamara

Assistant Vice President for Academic Resource Management

MB 4.120
Carrie Langford

Business Manager

Roel Ramos-Harwood

Business Service Center Specialist II

MB 4.120
Phone: 210-458-4817
Academic Support:
Patti Ramirez

Assistant Vice Provost for Academic Support

MB 4.120
Phone: 210-458-2151
Julie Alley

Business Service Center Specialist I

MB 4.120
Phone: 210-458-4818
Catarina Rodriguez

Senior Business Operations Manager

MB 4.120    
Phone: 210-458-5717

Strategic Communications

Rebecca Luther

Director of Academic Strategic Communications

MS 3.02.28
Phone: 210-458-6244

Conference and Event Services

Debra Justice

Executive Director

UTSA Southwest Urschel Administration Building 213
Phone: 210-458-4906
Gregory L Frieden

Fiscal Administrative Specialist

BVB 1.322
Phone: 210-458-3288
Jerod Jerry

Senior Events Manager

BVB 1.322
Phone: 210-458-3286
Marta Solis

Events Manager

UTSA Southwest Urschel Administration Building 207
Phone: 210-458-4929
Mia Martinez

Events Manager

BVB 1.322
Phone: 210-458-3288