MADISON, Wis. – University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross today announced the name of an additional finalist for the position of Vice President for Finance for the UW System.

Reporting to President Cross, this position is responsible for the conduct of all financial affairs of the UW System. This additional finalist, who was identified through a national search process, will be interviewed in Madison on October 17. A first round of finalists was interviewed in May; one of those candidates subsequently withdrew. Three additional finalists were interviewed on September 29.

The search-and-screen committee is chaired by UW-Whitewater Chancellor Richard Telfer.

The additional finalist and his title are as follows:

  • James S. Walker
    Assistant Dean and Director of Financial Management
    Wisconsin School of Business, Madison, Wis.
    James S. Walker CV pdf


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