Finalists for University Extension dean to visit UC Santa Cruz

To: UC Santa Cruz Community

From: Campus Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor, Marlene Tromp

Our campus is recruiting for a dean of UCSC Silicon Valley Extension. In the next few weeks, three finalists for the position will visit UC Santa Cruz. During their visits, candidates will present a public Vision Talk, which will outline their vision and perspective on University Extension. You are invited to attend their public presentations and to provide your feedback to the search committee.

This is your opportunity to help in the interview process, so I hope you will attend or view the talk via the livestream.

Livestream information, candidate names, and CVs will be posted on a protected page linked off of the Dean of University Extension search webpage. You must be logged into your Google account to reach the page. Access is restricted to protect candidate confidentiality. Please do not share candidate names, CVs or recordings outside of the UC Santa Cruz community. Information on providing feedback is available on the webpage.

The Vision Talks will be held at the UC Santa Cruz Silicon Valley Campus Event Space, 3175 Bowers Ave., Santa Clara.

Candidate 1
Friday, April 26
Dean's Vision Talk: 9:30-10:30 a.m.

Candidate 2
Tuesday, May 7
Dean's Vision Talk: 9:30–10:30 a.m.

Candidate 3
Friday, May 10
Dean's Vision Talk: 9:30–10:30 a.m.

The search committee and I hope you will actively participate in this important search, the outcome of which will be enhanced by widespread input. Please direct questions about the recruitment process or interview schedule to Alicia Leahy via email at or by phone at 831-459-1845.