Interview for VC-UR finalists

To: UC Santa Cruz community

From: Sarah Latham, Vice Chancellor, Business and Administrative Services

UC Santa Cruz is recruiting for a vice chancellor of University Relations. In the next few weeks, four finalists for the position will participate in interviews on campus. During their visits, candidates will present a Vision Talk, which will outline their vision and perspective on University Relations.

You are invited to attend these 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 participate.

Candidate names and CVs will be posted on a protected page linked off of the CP/EVC Leadership Searches page one week before the candidate is scheduled to be on campus. You must be logged into your Google account to access the information. Access is restricted to protect candidate confidentiality. Please do not share candidate names, CVs or recordings outside of the UC Santa Cruz community. Details on how to provide feedback will be available on the webpage.

Vision Talks
  • Candidate 1: Tuesday, March 10, 2-3:30 p.m., Merrill Cultural Center
  • Candidate 2: Friday, March 13, 10-11:30 a.m., Namaste Lounge
  • Candidate 3: Tuesday, March 17, 10-11:30 a.m., Merrill Cultural Center
  • Candidate 4: Thursday, March 19, 1:30-3 p.m., Namaste Lounge
Those unable to attend the presentations in person can view the recorded talks after March 20 at the Leadership Searches page.

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 Lauren Morgan, Senior Leader HR Manager, via email at or by phone at 831-459-3672.