Dr. Marianne Ward-Peradoza

Interim Provost
St. Edward's University

Marianne Ward-Peradoza

Marianne Ward-Peradoza leads the faculty and the division of Academic Affairs as the St. Edward's University Interim Provost, which includes oversight of all academic schools, the Registrar’s Office, Sponsored Programs and the Munday Library. Dr. Ward-Peradoza serves on the president’s cabinet and as administrative liaison for the Institutional Oversight and Academic Affairs Committee of the Board of Trustees. Prior to her appointment as Interim Provost in 2021, Dr. Ward-Peradoza served as Dean of The Bill Munday School of Business.  She previously was Dean of the School of Business and Technology at Marymount University and a longtime faculty member and administrator at Loyola University Maryland.  Dr. Ward-Peradoza earned her bachelor’s degree in International Studies/Economics from American University and her master’s and Ph.D. in economics from the University of Miami.