Associate Provost

Dr. Robert Pervine


Contact Information:

333 Wells Hall
Murray, KY 42071

T. (270) 809-3744
F. (270) 809-3565


Dr. Robert Pervine, Associate Provost and professor of mathematics and statistics, provides leadership for graduate programs and research. Dr. Pervine provides administrative leadership and oversight for the academic support units of the Office of Graduate Admissions, the Office of Domestic Graduate Recruitment/Retention, the Office of Sponsored Programs, the Institutional Review Board, the Institutional Animal Care and Use Compliance, Commonwealth Honors Academy and the Honors College.

He also provides campus-wide leadership as the co-director of Murray State’s Quality Enhancement Plan, an institutional requirement for reaccreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), as well as serving as a liaison to the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education and other administrative oversight bodies. Dr. Pervine received his Bachelor’s degree from Purdue University, his Master’s degree from Western Kentucky University and his Ph.D. from the University of Kentucky. Dr. Pervine joined the Murray State University faculty in 1985.