DSF Board Member | Provost Emeritus & Professor, University of Denver
Dr. Gregg Kvistad is provost emeritus at the University of Denver. He was provost and executive vice chancellor at the University of Denver from 2005 until July 1, 2018. In October 2018 he began work in advancement at the University of Denver, helping to prepare for a comprehensive institutional fundraising campaign. He is a tenured full professor and previously served as Dean of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Denver between 1998 and 2005, and as chair of the department of political science between 1992 and 1998. His published research is in the areas of postwar European politics and political theory. He previously taught at Wellesley College. Among other research awards, he has held a Fulbright Fellowship in Cologne, Germany, and a Social Science Research Council post-doctoral fellowship in Berlin, Germany. His recent professional activity includes conference and workshop presentations on the 21st century higher education model, faculty appointments, faculty research and public policy, faculty lifecycles and post-tenure review, faculty workforce models, and technology and pedagogy. Dr. Kvistad received his doctorate and master’s degrees from the University of California, Berkeley, and his bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota.