Vice Chancellor for Information Technology finalists to make presentations

To: UCSC Community

From: David Kliger, Campus Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor

The search committee for the Vice Chancellor, Information Technology (VCIT) has identified three finalists for the position. These individuals will make presentations to the campus community in September and October, and your attendance is encouraged. Each candidate will speak to her or his vision and goals for Information Technology Services, followed by a question and answer period.

The final candidates are: Mary Doyle, Washington State University; Mark Gregory, Portland State University; and Christopher Handley, Information Methodologies, Inc. The candidates' CVs and a description of the VCIT position are posted at:"

Details regarding each of the presentations, "Vision and Goals for ITS", are as follows:

Vice Provost Mary Doyle, Washington State University

Tuesday, September 25, 2007

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Earth and Marine Sciences B206

Associate Vice President and Chief Information Officer Mark Gregory, Portland State University

Thursday, October 4, 2007

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Science and Engineering Library Current Periodicals Reading Room

Executive Vice President Christopher Handley, Information Methodologies, Inc.

Tuesday, October 9, 2007

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Science and Engineering Library Current Periodicals Reading Room

If you attend any or all of the open presentations, the search committee welcomes your comments. Comment forms will be available at the presentations. In addition, comments may be sent to the search committee via Denice Barnes in Academic Human Resources at

Members of the search committee are:

Charlie McDowell, Search Committee Chair, Professor, Computer Science

Mark Cianca, Portfolio Management Director, ITS

Andrea Hesse, Humanities Divisional Liaison, ITS

Linda Kittle, Special Assistant to the CP/EVC

Raphael Kudela, Associate Professor, Ocean Sciences

Bruce Margon, Vice Chancellor for Research

Heather Mietz-Egli, Lab Operations Manager, ITS

Virginia Steel, University Librarian

Christina Valentino, Associate Vice Chancellor for Business & Administrative Services