Provost’s Welcome

Dr. Kimberly Muller

Welcome to Lake Superior State University, a great place to learn, grow and develop.

Dr. Kimberly Muller

Interim Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
Office: ADMIN 213
Phone: (906) 635-2211

The Provost is the chief academic officer of the university. Dr. Muller provides leadership and oversight for Academic Affairs, which includes the College of Criminal Justice & Emergency Responders, the College of Education & Liberal Arts, the College of Health & Behavior, the College of Innovation & Solutions, and the College of Science & Environment, the Center for Freshwater Research & Education, the Registrar’s Office, Shouldice Library, Charter Schools, Regional Centers, and Sponsored Programs.

Dr. Kimberly Muller joined LSSU as an Assistant Professor in Mathematics in 2004. In 2009, she was granted tenure and promoted to Associate Professor. In 2016, she was promoted to Full Professor. Dr. Muller has served as the Dean of the College of Innovation and Solutions since 2017. She was appointed as the Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs on April 3, 2023.

SIGN FOR OUR TIMES – Lake Superior State University’s Foundation Executive Director Tom Coates and President Tony McLain (l-r, both on right) unveil a restored sign that once again graces the university’s East Gate College Drive entrance. President Kenneth Shouldice installed the sign during his 1965-82 tenure as a statement of purpose for LSSU students. Looking on from left are former continuing education director Laurine Kelly; Social Sciences Emeritus Tom Kelly; Margaret Money, wife of late History Emeritus Robert Money; Political Science Emeritus William “Doc” Castor; and History Professor Daniel Dorrity, whose continuing LSSU tenure reached back more than 50 years. (LSSU/John Shibley 2013)

East Gate

Another Great Day at Lake State!

Provost Office: Academic Affairs Resources

Academic Affairs: Calendar of Events, State Authorization, Career Technical Education, and Provost’s Academic Updates.

Awards and Recognition: Dean’s List, Faculty Recognition, Distinguished Teaching Award, Excellence in Advising Award.

Faculty Resources: Forms and Policies, Handbooks, List of University Instructors, King Chavez Parks, Fund Applications

Related Resources

Assessment of the total student learning experience at Lake Superior State University encompasses the aspects of both academics and operational support.

The Office of the President serves as liaison to the LSSU Board of Trustees, and oversees the development of the University mission, vision, and strategic planning.

LSSU sponsored Charter Schools are public schools, operating in much the same way as traditional public schools. They are free, open to all, and operate under the direction of a publicly-appointed board of directors.

Lake Superior State University maintains ongoing institutional accreditation through the Higher Learning Commission.

The Lake Superior State University Strategic Plan guides the institutions efforts in fulfillment of our mission to help all students to reach their full potential.

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