UIC Chancellor Search

Call for Candidates

On April 1, University of Illinois President Robert A. Easter announced the formation of a campus committee to lead the search for the next chancellor and vice president for the University of Illinois at Chicago, with the intention of having the chancellor on board for the start of the next spring semester in January 2015.

His goal, shared by the University of Illinois Board of Trustees, is to have an exceptional, experienced leader in higher education as the next chancellor and vice president of the Chicago campus.

President Easter appointed physiology and biophysics Professor Mrinalini “Meena” Rao as committee chair.

Nominations and applications should be submitted prior to October 1, 2014.

Nominations of candidates can be made by completing an online form or by sending an email to the search chair and search firm.
The search committee prepared a white paper (pdf) for candidates and nominators. The deadline for nominations and applications is October 1, 2014.
To provide the search committee with your thoughts on the qualities needed in the next chancellor, please complete this web form.