Trustees & Administration

The University of Alabama System Board of Trustees

Kay Ivey

Governor, State of Alabama, President ex officio

Trustees

Ronald W. Gray, President pro tempore

Karen P. Brooks

John H. England, Jr.

Joseph C. Espy III

Barbara Humphrey

Vanessa Leonard

W. Davis Malone, III

Evelyn V. Mauldin

Harris V. Morrissette

Scott Phelps

William Sexton

W. Stancil Starnes

Marietta M. Urquhart

Kenneth L. Vandervoort, M.D.

James W. Wilson, III

Trustees Emeriti

Paul W. Bryant, Jr.

Angus R. Cooper II

Joseph Fine

Sandral Hullett, M.D.

Andria Hurst

John Johns

Peter Lowe

John McMahon, Jr.

John Oliver, Jr.

Joe Ritch

Finis St. John IV

Cleophus Thomas, Jr.

John Thomas

The University of Alabama System Administration

Chancellor

Finis E. St. John IV 

Secretary of the Board

Mark Foley

The University of Alabama at Birmingham Administration

Ray L. Watts, M.D., President

Pam Benoit, Ph.D., Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost

G. Allen Bolton, Jr., MPH, M.B.A., Vice President for Finance and Administration

Selwyn M. Vickers, M.D., Senior Vice President and Dean, School of Medicine

Jim Bakken, Interim Associate Vice President for Strategic Communications and Interim Chief Communications Officer

Tom Brannan, Vice President for Advancement

Christopher S. Brown, Ph.D., Vice President for Research

Curtis A. Carver, Jr., Ph.D., Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer

Paulette Patterson Dilworth, Ph.D., Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

William Ferniany, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, UAB Health System

Alesia Jones, Chief Human Resources Officer

John Jones III, Ph.D., Vice President for Student Affairs

Kathy Nugent, Ph.D., Executive Director, Harbert Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Rosie O'Beirne, Interim Associate Vice President for Digital Strategy and Marketing

Suzanne Austin, Ph.D., Senior Vice Provost and Senior International Officer

Bradley Barnes, Ph.D., Vice Provost, Enrollment Management

Eva Lewis, Vice Provost, Institutional Effectiveness and Academic Planning

Carlos Estrada M.D., Associate Provost Interprofessional Education; Director, Center for Interprofessional Education and Simulation

Stephen A. Yoder, J.D., Associate Provost, Academic Administration

Katrina Mintz, Ph.D., Associate Vice Provost, Assessment and Accreditation

Shannon Blanton, Ph.D., Dean, Honors College

Andrew J. Butler M.P.T., M.B.A., Ph.D., Dean, School of Health Professions

Autumn Cyprès, Ed.D, Dean, School of Education

Paul Erwin, Ph.D., Dean, School of Public Health

Doreen Harper, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, Dean, School of Nursing

Eric Jack, Ph.D., Dean, Collat School of Business

Lori McMahon, Ph.D., Dean, Graduate School

Kasia Gonnerman, Dean, UAB Libraries

Kelly K. Nichols, O.D., M.P.H., Ph.D., F.A.A.O, Dean, School of Optometry

Robert E. Palazzo, Ph.D., Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

Russell Taichman, D.M.D., D.M.Sc.; Dean, School of Dentistry

Selwyn M. Vickers, M.D., Senior Vice President and Dean, School of Medicine

Timothy Wick, Ph.D., Interim Dean, School of Engineering