Office of the Provost

Office of the Provost, Mardell A. Wilson, EdD

Mardell A. Wilson, EdDCreighton University’s provost, Mardell A. Wilson, EdD, is the institution’s chief academic officer. The Office of the Provost oversees each aspect of the educational experience for all Creighton students.


Provost Council

Barron Breland

A. Barron Breland, DM
Dean, Graduate School
Vice Provost, Faculty and Academic Affairs
BarronBreland [at] creighton [dot] edu

Mary Chase Mary E. Chase, EdD
Vice Provost, Enrollment Management
MaryChase [at] creighton [dot] edu
Leanna Fenneberg Leanna Fenneberg, PhD
Acting Vice Provost, Student Life
leannafenneberg [at] creighton [dot] edu
Gail Jensen Gail M. Jensen, PhD
Vice Provost, Learning & Assessment
GailJensen [at] creighton [dot] edu
Rene Padilla René L. Padilla, PhD
Vice Provost, Global Engagement
RenePadilla [at] creighton [dot] edu
Julie Strauss-Soukup Julie K. Strauss-Soukup, PhD
Associate Vice Provost, Research & Scholarship
jksoukup [at] creighton [dot] edu
Becky Wymer Becky Wymer, MALS
Interim University Librarian
Systems Librarian for the CU Libraries
beckywymer [at] creighton [dot] edu
Wayne Young W. Wayne Young, Jr., PhD
Vice Provost, Student Success
WilliamYoung2 [at] creighton [dot] edu

Shared Governance

Student Readiness Presentation

Information was shared about Creighton’s data-driven approach informing how best to support new undergraduate students in their transition to Creighton. If you were unable to attend one of the sessions offered to learn more about the efforts to assess student readiness – measuring social, emotional and intellectual readiness for Creighton – a recording is now available for viewing.
View recording - use Passcode: X5W9x7#q