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Provost Staff

The following links will lead you to pertinent information provided by this office. This information is not inclusive, but is meant to assist campus constituents with an overview of the varied activities and responsibilities of the Provost's Office, UD's Chief Academic Office. 


Matthias Vorwerk, Ph.D.

Matthias Vorwerk, Ph.D.
Cardinal Farrell Hall, Second Floor



      Chief Officer For:

  • Academics
  • Athletics
  • Campus Ministry
  • Student Affairs
  • Professor of Philosophy

John Norris

John M Norris, Ph.D.
Associate Provost
Cardinal Farrell Hall, Second Floor

  • Faculty Affairs: Orientation, Mentoring, Rank & Tenure, Development, E-Learning
  • Undergraduate Student Success Retention
  • Campus and Art Planning
  • Rome and Study Abroad Programming
  • Commencement
  • Associate Professor, Theology  Theology Department

Cherie Hohertz

Cherie Hohertz
Assistant Provost
Director of Institutional Accreditation

Cardinal Farrell Hall, Second Floor

  • SACSCOC and AACSB Accreditation and Reporting
  • Academic Program Review
  • Assurance of Learning
  • Student Achievement Reporting
  • Strategic Initiatives
  • Process Improvement

David Ma

David Ma
Director of Institutional Effectiveness
Cardinal Farrell Hall, Second Floor

  • Institutional Research and Analysis
  • Institutional Effectiveness
  • Compliance Reporting
  • Ad hoc data requests
  • Data collection and management