Debra Boyd has announced she will step away as Winthrop University's provost and executive vice president for academic affairs, effective June 30, 2019.
Boyd will take a year-long sabbatical after which she will return as a professor in the English department.
A national search will be conducted for the next provost led by a committee including faculty, staff and student representatives
Winthrop University, "Boyd to Step Away From Provost Duties; Will Return to Classroom" (2018). Winthrop News 2018. 135.