Dennis  Groth

Dennis Groth

Vice Provost for UndergraduateEducation

Professor of Informatics

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(812) 855-8783


  • Ph.D. in Computer Science at Indiana University, 2002
  • B.S. in Computer Science at Loyola University of Chicago, 1983

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Dennis Groth is currently the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education at Indiana University Bloomington.

In this role, his responsibility includes initiatives aimed at enhancing student success, faculty excellence in teaching, and programs in academic advising, career development, undergraduate student support, engaged learning and undergraduate research, general education assessment, and academic student support.

He is also responsible for coordinating a range of campus programs with the state commission for higher education, and is also the accreditation liaison for IUB with the Higher Learning Commission.

He is Professor of Informatics, with a research focus on the development of new database access and data mining techniques in support of data visualization activities, as well as understanding models of exploration in digital environments.

He was the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies for the School of Informatics from 2008 to 2013, where he was responsible for curricular programs, student services, advising, academic operations, and career services.

Simultaneous with his school leadership role, he was Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education from 2009 to 2013. In this capacity, he was responsible for a variety of critical campus programs, including curricular procedures, outreach, service learning, continuing and adult education, course evaluation processes, and test administration.

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