MADISON, Wis. – University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross today announced the names of the finalists for the position of Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs for the UW System.

The finalists, who were identified through a national search process, will be interviewed in Madison December 17. The search-and-screen committee is chaired by David J. Ward, who has been serving in the position on an interim basis since June 2014.

The finalists and their titles are as follows:

  • Deborah J. Curtis
    Provost-Chief Learning Officer
    University of Central Missouri
    (curriculum vitae)
  • James P. Henderson
    Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
    University of Louisiana, Lafayette
    (curriculum vitae)
  • Steven W. Runge
    Executive Vice President and Provost
    University of Central Arkansas
    (curriculum vitae)

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