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Christine Curtis named new provost of UAH

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Christine Curtis was named provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at UAH. Christine Curtis was named provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at UAH.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

Christine Curtis has been named Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs at The University of Alabama in Huntsville.

She has been at South Carolina since 2007, was a professor in the university's chemical engineering department, and served as Vice Provost for Faculty Development. She is the current Senior Vice Provost and Director of Strategic Planning at the University of South Carolina.

"Dr. Curtis impressed everyone as a highly qualified academician who has the knowledge and experience to continue to grow UAH's outstanding academic reputation," President Altenkirch said during the announcement Tuesday.

"I am excited about joining UAH as provost and executive vice president for academic affairs," Dr. Curtis said. "I am looking forward to working with the President, faculty, deans and administration in growing UAH's academic stature, breadth, and depth while providing opportunities for students and faculty to excel in their educational and scholarly endeavors."

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