The UNC System: UNC–Chapel Hill

Administrative Officers


Office of the Chancellor

Carol L. Folt, Ph.D., Chancellor-Elect

Erin Schuettpelz, B.A., Chief of Staff, Secretary of the University

Office of the Provost

James W. Dean Jr., Ph.D., Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost

Ronald B. Strauss,Ph.D., Executive Vice Provost; Chief International Officer

Carol Tresolini, Ph.D., Vice Provost, Academic Initiatives

Taffye Benson Clayton, Ed.D., Vice Provost, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs

Dwayne Pinkney, Ph.D., Vice Provost, Finance and Academic Planning

Shirley A. Ort, J.D., Associate Provost; Director, Scholarships and Student Aid

Sarah Michalak, M.L.S., Associate Provost; University Librarian

Stephen M. Farmer, M.A., Vice Provost, Enrollment and Undergraduate Admissions

Christopher Derickson, M.A., Assistant Provost; University Registrar

College of Arts and Sciences

Karen Gil, Ph.D.,Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

Tammy McHale, M.B.A., Senior Associate Dean, Finance and Planning

Terry Ellen Rhodes, D.M.A., Senior Associate Dean, Fine Arts and Humanities

Shannon Kennedy, Senior Associate Dean, Development; Executive Director, Arts and Sciences Foundation

Kevin Guskiewicz, Ph.D., Senior Associate Dean, Natural Sciences

Jonathan Hartlyn, Ph.D., Senior Associate Dean, Social Sciences and Global Programs

Office of Undergraduate Education

Bobbi Owen, M.F.A., Senior Associate Dean, Undergraduate Education

Lee Yeager May, Ph.D., Associate Dean and Director, Academic Advising

Harold Woodard, M.A., Associate Dean and Director, Center for Student Success and Academic Counseling

Steve Reznick, Ph.D., Associate Dean, First Year Seminars and Academic Experiences

James L. Leloudis,Ph.D., Associate Dean, Carolina Honors; Director, James M. Johnston Center for Undergraduate Excellence

Erika Lindemann, Ph.D., Associate Dean, Undergraduate Curricula

School Deans

John P. Evans, Ph.D., Interim Dean, Kenan–Flagler Business School

Jane A. Weintraub,D.D.S., M.P.H., Dean, School of Dentistry

G. Williamson McDiarmid, Ph.D., Dean, School of Education

Michael R. Smith,J.D., Dean, School of Government

Steven W. Matson, Ph.D., Dean, The Graduate School

Gary Marchionini,Ph.D., Dean, School of Information and Library Science

Susan Robinson King,M.A., Dean, School of Journalism and Mass Communication

John Charles "Jack" Boger, J.D., Dean, School of Law

William L. Roper, M.D., Dean, School of Medicine; Vice Chancellor, Medical Affairs; CEO, UNC Health Care System

Kristen M. Swanson, Ph.D., Dean, School of Nursing

Robert Blouin, Pharm.D., Dean, Eshelman School of Pharmacy

Barbara K. Rimer, Dr.P.H., Dean, Gillings School of Global Public Health

Jack M. Richman, Ph.D., Dean, School of Social Work

Jan J. Yopp, M.A., Dean, Summer School

Robert Gray Bruce Jr., Director, The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Finance and Administration

Karol Kain Gray, B.S.B.A., Vice Chancellor, Finance and Administration

Meredith Weiss,Ph.D., Associate Vice Chancellor, Business Services and Administration

Vacant, Associate Vice Chancellor, Energy, Environment, Health and Campus Safety

Bruce L. Runberg, M.S. Civil Eng., M.S. Mgmt., Associate Vice Chancellor, Facilities Services

Kevin Seitz, M.B.A., Associate Vice Chancellor, Finance

Gordon Merklein,M.C.R.P., Executive Director, Real Estate Development

Human Resources

Brenda R. Malone, J.D., Vice Chancellor, Human Resources

Matthew S. Brody, M.S., Associate Vice Chancellor, Human Resources

Information Technology Services

Chris Kielt, M.A., Vice Chancellor and Chief Information Officer

Ramon Padilla Jr., M.B.A., Associate Vice Chancellor; Deputy Chief Information Officer; Interim Information Security Officer

Medical Affairs

William Roper, M.D., Vice Chancellor, Medical Affairs; CEO, UNC Health Care System; Dean, School of Medicine

Research and Economic Development

Barbara Entwisle, Ph.D., Vice Chancellor, Research

Robert P. Lowman,Ph.D., Associate Vice Chancellor, Research

Robin L. Cyr, Associate Vice Chancellor, Research; Director, Office of Sponsored Research

Andrew S. Johns, Associate Vice Chancellor, Research

Don Hobart,Associate Vice Chancellor, Research

Student Affairs

Winston B. Crisp,J.D., Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs

Christopher Payne, Ph.D., Associate Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs

Bettina Shuford, Ph.D., Associate Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs

University Advancement

Julia Sprunt Grumbles, B.A., Interim Vice Chancellor, University Advancement

Vacant, Senior Associate Vice Chancellor, Development

Michael B. McFarland, M.A., Interim Associate Vice Chancellor, University Relations

University Counsel

Leslie Chambers Strohm, J.D., Vice Chancellor and General Counsel

Patricia C. Crawford, J.D., Associate Vice Chancellor and Deputy General Counsel

David M. Parker, J.D., Associate Vice Chancellor and Deputy General Counsel


Lawrence R. "Bubba" Cunningham, M.B.A., Director, Athletics