Office of the Provost
The provost is the University’s chief academic officer and is responsible for all educational programs and offerings, outside of the Seminary. Dr. Michael Carr became North Park University’s provost in July 2021.
About the Provost
Dr. Michael Carr and the provost team work with faculty, staff, and students to support academic excellence at North Park University. Dr. Carr comes to us from National Louis University in Chicago where he has served as Deputy Provost. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Olivet Nazarene University, his master’s from Ball State University, and his PhD in molecular biology from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Carr is an accomplished scholar and proven administrator, and he is very enthused about the mission and opportunity to serve North Park, lead our faculty, and be a strong strategic senior partner with the president.