Monday, February 04, 2013

[258] MTSU hires Hoyt as an assistant vice provost

For release:  Jan. 29, 2013

News and Media Relations contact: Jimmy Hart, 615-898-5131 or

MURFREESBORO — MTSU has hired Jeff Hoyt as the assistant vice provost for Institutional Effectiveness, Planning and Research. 

Hoyt previously worked at Brigham Young University in Utah, where he served as the assistant to the dean for assessment within the Division of Continuing Education. He has also been affiliated with Longwood University in Virginia, Utah Valley State College and the University of Utah, where he served as director of institutional research and assessment.

Hoyt, who received his Ph.D. from the University of Utah in 2000, began his appointment at MTSU on Jan. 7.

In his new role, Hoyt will be responsible for, among other things, providing overall direction for the Office of Institutional Effectiveness, Planning and Research; and hands-on data analysis, interpretation of analysis, and preparation of reports for internal and external use that facilitates strategic planning and policy-making decisions.

“I look forward to supporting the campus in their retention efforts and other information needs,” he said.

Hoyt lives in Murfreesboro with his wife and two children.


Note to media: Photo of Jeff Hoyt attached

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