This summer, College of Business Dean Finley Graves began serving a two-year appointment as provost and vice president for academic affairs. He previously served on an interim basis. Graves was dean of the College of Business from 2007 to 2015. He twice led the business college through an international accreditation process and also oversaw the design and 2012 opening of the Business Leadership Building.
A licensed and award-winning accountant, Graves will work to enhance the academic experience for students. He arrived at UNT in 2002 as a professor and chair of the accounting department.