Biography of The Provost

Dr. Ken Tabbutt

The Provost is the chief academic officer of the College, responsible for leading the academic division. The Provost, Academic Deans and Staff manage the curriculum and support the academic mission of Evergreen.

Ken assumed the duties of Interim Provost on July 1st, 2016. He has been a faculty member at Evergreen since 1993 and has held administrative positions as Planning Unit Coordinator, Academic Dean, and Interim Provost prior to this appointment. Ken received bachelor degrees in biology and geology from Whitman College and a Master’s and Ph.D. from Dartmouth College. He has taught a variety of interdisciplinary, team-taught programs that incorporate the Earth Sciences. Ken’s scholarship focuses on low-temperature geochemistry, hydrogeology, and glacial landforms.