Dr. Deborah Taylor has served as Provost and Senior Vice President at Biola University since 2016. As Provost, she acts as the Chief Academic Officer of the university to establish and implement its academic priorities. Taylor serves on the President’s Cabinet and leads and supports the deans and faculty in their pursuit of faith-integrated education.
Taylor earned her Ph.D. from Claremont Graduate University and spent her subsequent years in K-12 administration. During her tenure at Biola she has served as a faculty member in the School of Education at Biola University, and as Associate Provost for Educational Effectiveness.