The university announced three candidates for provost.

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV) - Auburn University has announced the three finalists to fill outgoing provost Timothy Boosinger’s position.

Nicolas Giordano, George Flowers and Bill Hardgrave were named the semi finalists for the position.

All three individuals serve as deans at Auburn University currently, with Giordano leading the College of Sciences and Mathematics, Flowers leading the Graduate School and Hardgrave leading the Raymond J. Harbert College of Business.

The three individuals will have an opportunity to speak to the campus community at some upcoming forums in the coming days.