The University of Wisconsin-Superior has named Molly Smith as provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs.

Smith replaces Jackie Weissenburger, who has served as interim provost since 2016.

Smith most recently served as an English professor, provost and vice president for academic affairs at Saint Martin’s University in Washington. She has also served as provost at Wheaton College and dean of arts and sciences at Seton Hall University.

Smith begins June 1.