Samford University

Welcome to the Office of the Provost

Dr. CreedWelcome to the Office of the Provost web page, and thank you for taking the time to learn about the academic programs and services at Samford University. The Provost at Samford University has responsibility, under the President, for the operation and improvement of all of the academic programs and academic support services of the university.

Samford Provost Brad Creed Elected Campbell University President

During a special called meeting Jan. 2, the Campbell University board of trustees unanimously approved the selection of Samford University Provost and Executive Vice President J. Bradley Creed as Campbell’s next president. He will succeed Jerry M. Wallace, who will step down following 12 years as president.

Provost Search

A 19-member Search Committee comprised of faculty, students, and staff, is tasked with helping Samford secure a new Provost. Dennis Sansom, professor and chair of philosophy is providing leadership for the search committee.

Spring Convocation Audio

Dr. Creed had the privilege of speaking at Samford University's Spring Convocation. After receiving a number of requests for audio copies of Dr. Creed’s message, it is now available at the link below.

Play Dr. Creed's Message