December 16, 2016
ALL ACADEMICS, STAFF AND STUDENTS AT UC SAN DIEGO
I am pleased to announce the search committee to identify candidates for the position of Executive Vice Chancellor – Academic Affairs. Jeffrey Elman, former Dean of the Division of Social Sciences and Professor of Cognitive Science, will serve as Chair and I will be the co-chair of the search. Other members of the Search Committee are:
LIHINI ALUWIHARE, Professor, Geosciences Research Division
The Committee will conduct an international search with the assistance of consultant David Bellshaw, Vice President, Isaacson, Miller.
We are seeking a strong academic leader who is an accomplished scholar and academic administrator with a proven record of leadership in academic planning and development; commitment to and success in achieving institutional diversity goals; significant experience in establishing collaborative, interdisciplinary initiatives that bring faculty, academic staff and students from multiple disciplines together to creatively address issues affecting teaching and research; strong commitment to shared governance; a record of achievement in working with a diverse academic community; recognized expertise in establishing and strengthening international collaborations; proven track record of success in strategic planning, budgeting and resource management, and faculty recruiting; and an established record of active participation as a creative leader in attaining institutional academic fundraising goals.