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Executive Vice President and Provost Campus Interview Candidates

As part of a rigorous ongoing national search for the Executive Vice President and Provost position, Utah State University is pleased to announce that three finalists have been invited for campus interviews during this Fall semester. The names of the three candidates, their application materials, and times of their open forums are listed below.



Dr. Paul W. Layer

Dr. Paul Layer

Dean, College of Natural Science and Mathematics
University of Alaska Fairbanks


Open Forum
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
4:00-5:00 pm
Eccles Conference Center, Rm 303/305
Reception immediately following


Dr. Laura Woodworth-Ney

Dr. Laura Woodworth-Ney

Executive Vice President and Provost
Idaho State University



Open Forum
Monday, September 25, 2017
4:00-5:00 pm
Perry Pavilion, Huntsman Hall, Rm 407
Reception immediately following


Dr. Douglas A. Freeman

Dr. Douglas Freeman

Dean, Western College of Veterinary Medicine
University of Saskatchewan


Open Forum
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
4:00-5:00 pm
Perry Pavilion, Huntsman Hall, Rm 407
Reception immediately following