Julie Nash

Julie Nash, Ph.D.

Vice Provost for Academic Affairs, ADVANCE Office for Faculty Equity Advisory Board

Academic Affairs
University Crossing, Suite 480


Pedagogy, 18th- and 19th- Century British Literature

Research Interests

Student Success, Retention, and Faculty Success in Higher Education


  • B.A. in English, Oklahoma State University
  • M.A., Ph.D. in English, University of Connecticut


Julie Nash is vice provost for Academic Affairs, where she oversees retention and student success, faculty success, curriculum and accreditation. Prior to serving as vice provost, Vice Provost Nash was Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies in the College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, as Honors Director, and as Gender Studies Director.

Vice Provost Nash is a regular presenter at national workshops and conferences on leadership, higher education collaborations, supporting first-generation student success, and other issues in higher education. She joined the university in 2002 as an English faculty member, where she holds the position of tenured associate professor. She has published books and articles on the British authors Aphra Behn, Anne Bronte, Maria Edgeworth, Elizabeth Gaskell, and Fay Weldon, as well as college student success.