beryl mcewen

Dr. Beryl McEwen

Provost Emerita, North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University

Dr. Beryl McEwen is provost emerita at North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University, the country’s largest HBCU. She joined the faculty in 1992, serving in several roles during her tenure, including chair of the Department of Business Education, dean of the College of Business and Economics, and vice provost for strategic planning and institutional effectiveness. From 2017 to 2018 she served as the interim provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs before being confirmed as the university’s provost and executive vice chancellor. During her time as the vice provost, she oversaw North Carolina A&T’s accreditation efforts and led the university’s academic planning process. As the dean of the business school, she launched new M.B.A. and M.B.A. Online programs. In 2020, she was honored with the Association for Business Teaching and Research (ABTR) Leadership Award by the National Business Education Association (NBEA). McEwen holds a B.Ed. from the University of Technology, Jamaica, and an M.S. and Ph.D. from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.