Interim-Provost and Vice President
for Academic Affairs
C. Jack Maynard
Jack Maynard returned to the position of Interim-Provost and Vice
President of Academic Affairs on August 1, 2014. He was on
transitional leave from July 1, 2013 through July 31, 2014.
C. Jack Maynard is Provost and
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Professor of Education.
He was appointed Dean of the
of Education in
2001. Prior to coming to
ISU, he served as the founding dean of the
of Education and
Human Services at the University of Michigan-Flint.
He has also held key leadership positions at the
of Toledo and at
University (Huntington, WV).
While at the University
of Toledo, he served as
associate dean of the
Education and Allied
Professions. He was also
director of the Northwest Ohio Urban Partnership/University Initiative.
University, he served as
acting dean, associate dean, assistant dean, assistant director of field
experiences, and professor.
He earned a bachelor’s in mathematics and his master’s in educational
administration at Marshall University and his Ed.D. in Educational
Leadership at West
Dr. Maynard has been active in teacher education
policy development in West Virginia and Ohio.
While in Ohio, he chaired the Ohio Advisory Commission
on Teacher Education and the Teacher Education Standards Revision.
He held a similar position in West Virginia.
He is a Board of Examiner Member for the National Council for
Accreditation for Teacher Education and has served on over 40
accrediting teams. He has
also been active in improving teacher education in
and has conducted summer leadership activities for higher education
faculty in China.
Dr. Maynard may be reached through the Office of the Provost and
Academic Affairs at
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