A national search is underway for a new Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs at the University of Minnesota Crookston. Current University of Minnesota Crookston Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Thomas Baldwin, announced his intention to retire. Consequently, a national search has been launched for a new vice chancellor of the Crookston campus.
Two candidates have been identified and will be on campus for interviews May 15 & 17. Each candidate will have an open forum for campus members from 8:30 to 9:30 am in Dowell Hall 207. Each session will start with a 20 to 30 minute presentation by the candidate, followed by an opportunity for questions. Everyone is invited to these sessions. These sessions will be recorded and posted on the committee website.
There will also be an open session for faculty, hosted by Faculty Assembly, from 9:30 to 10:30 am in DH 207. This will be an opportunity for faculty to ask questions and discuss academically related topics.
Candidate Survey*: Take the survey
* The VCAA candidate surveys will be activated at 9:00 am on the day of their respective interviews and close on Wednesday, May 22, at 11:00 pm.
Bill Peterson, Professor of Math, Science & Technology at UMC, and Carol Carrier, Special Assistant to the Senior Vice President for System Academic Administration and Professor of Organizational Learning, Policy, and Development, will co-chair the search. Other members of the search committee were selected to provide broad representation from across the University and externally:
Qualified individuals are encouraged to submit applications and nominations for this position. Confidential inquiries, nominations, and application materials should be directed to:
Alberto Pimentel, Managing Partner
Storbeck/Pimentel & Associates
1111 Corporate Center Drive, Suite 106
Monterey Park, CA 91754
Refer to code “UMC-Vice Chancellor” in the subject line
If you have questions, or would like more information about the position, search process, or application or nomination procedures, please feel free to contact search committee co-chair Bill Peterson (email@example.com) for assistance.