Students in Science Lab

Office of the Provost

Dr. Leslie in OfficeDr. Ben Leslie is Provost and Executive Vice President for Gardner-Webb University. As chief academic administrator, Dr. Leslie oversees teaching, learning, scholarship, and research initiatives at Gardner-Webb University. Through collaborative work with deans, departmental chairs, and other Vice Presidents, Dr. Leslie administers faculty appointments and promotions, and tenure. In addition, Dr. Leslie ensures the quality of Gardner-Webb's curricula and student learning.