Office of the Provost

Meet the Interim Provost

Interim Provost Robert Eves

Dr. Robert L. Eves serves as Southern Utah University's Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs.

After completing a BS degree at SUU, he obtained MS and Ph. D. degrees in geology/geochemistry from Washington State University in 1985, and 1991.  He joined the faculty at SUU in 1988 and obtained the rank of full professor in 2002. 

Dr. Eves has received teaching awards from both Southern Utah University and the Utah State Science Teachers. 

Since 1999, he has filled one or more administrative roles, first as Head, Division of Geosciences (six years), and then as Chair of the Department of Physical Science (five years), and most recently as of Dean of the Walter Maxwell Gibson College of Science and Engineering (eleven years). 

He assumed the Interim Provost and Vice President position on May 4th, 2019.