CU Denver is seeking an experienced and inspiring leader to serve as its next vice chancellor for university communications. Reporting directly to Chancellor Michelle Marks, the new vice chancellor will serve as a strategic communications advisor and active member of the university's executive leadership. S/he will lead the development of a transformative marketing strategy and implement a strategic communications plan. The vice chancellor will develop and lead the university's external and internal communications, news media relations, social media, and brand vision, and support efforts to recruit students, attract world-class faculty and staff, engage the civic and business communities, and motivate students, alumni, parents, and donors.
|Gabriel Castaño, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management (Co-chair)|
|Pamela Jansma, Dean & Professor, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (Co-chair)|
|Melisa Baldwin, Vice Chancellor for Advancement|
|Anne Button, Director of Executive Communications, Office of the Chancellor|
|Lisa Keränen, Associate Professor & Chair, Department of Communication, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences|
|Madhavan “MP” Parthasarathy, Professor and Director of Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship, School of Business|
|Terri Robles, Executive Assistant and Communications Coordinator, College of Architecture and Planning|
|Kendall Storer, Undergraduate Student, Student Government Association Representative|
|Paul Teske, Dean & Professor, School of Public Affairs|
|Sarah Trzeciak, Senior Director, Student Career Development, Staff Council Representative|
The search committee is supported by Regina Kilkenny, Chief of Staff, Regina.Kilkenny@ucdenver.edu
The search for our new Vice Chancellor for University Communications will be improved by the diverse perspectives of our campus community.
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The campus community was invited to provide their input on the desired traits in the new occupant of this position at a virtual forum on Friday, October 2 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.