Dan KainVice Provost Dan Kain will serve as interim provost effective July 1, as former provost Laura Huenneke begins her transition back to faculty next week.

Kain will play a key role in the transition in the Provost’s Office and will serve as an important contact for James Coleman as he transitions into his new role as provost for NAU.

Kain has worked at the university for more than 20 years. He served as dean of NAU’s College of Education prior to moving into his current position as vice provost for Academic Personnel in 2010.