Office of the Provost

Additional Provost's Office Staff

Barbara Wagner

Senior Executive Search Specialist, Office of the Provost

Barbara Wagner's primary responsibility is to provide staff support to advisory committees charged by the Provost to conduct searches for new deans of Schools and Colleges. She also assists ad hoc committees, and implements logistics for a variety of site visits and assessments. She has served in her current position since March 1998.

Before joining the Provost's Office, Ms. Wagner assisted search advisory committees in the Office of the President, and worked as an administrative assistant to the Vice President for Development. She was also a lecturer in the Geography Department at Eastern Michigan University.

During a hiatus in her years of service at U of M, Ms. Wagner lived in South Asia and worked in liaison activities with U.S. expatriate communities. She began her professional career at the University in 1974, as Associate Curator in the History of Art Department's Slide and Photograph Collection.

She earned her undergraduate degree in French, and a masters degree in History of Art, at the University of Michigan.

Postal Address:
Office of the Provost
3074 Fleming Administration Building
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-1340

Telephone Number:
(734) 764-9260

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