Q&A with Executive Vice President and Provost Gloria Gibson
On July 1, Gloria Gibson became the University of Northern Iowa's executive vice president and provost.
Gibson was formerly the dean of the College of Humanities & Social Sciences and professor in the Department of English, Folklore and Ethnomusicology at Arkansas State University.
UM&PR had an opportunity to ask Provost Gibson a few questions as she gets acclimated to life at UNI.
What is your first impression of UNI?
What is your first priority on the job?
What do you think are the most important aspects of the Provost’s role at the university?
What is one piece of advice/guidance that you would give students about their academic pursuits?
UNI is committed to being a leading undergraduate university. What is your favorite memory of your undergraduate education?
If you could name three characteristics that describe yourself, what would they be?
Coming from warmer weather, what winter wonderland activities are you most looking forward to? And, the least?
Welcome Provost Gibson to the UNI family via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions or comments? E-mail Patricia Woelber