Search Overview

Candidate Forum Schedule and CVs (UCR only)

Leadership Profile

The executive search firm Storbeck Pimentel & Associates will provide support throughout this search process. 

The Search Committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue to accept applications and nominations until the position is filled. For fullest consideration, applicant materials should be received by October 1, 2018. Applicants must submit: a current resume or curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing relevant experience and interest in the position, and a Statement of Contributions to Diversity. For more information on the Statement of Contributions to Diversity, please see

Nomination letters should include the name, position, address and telephone number of the nominee. All applications and nominations will be handled in confidence. 

Applications and letters of nomination should be submitted by email to: 

Alberto Pimentel, Storbeck/Pimentel & Associates
Email: (refer to code "UCR-VCBAS" in subject line)


Search Committee

Peter Hayashida, Vice Chancellor for Advancement, and Search Committee Chair
Maurice Armstrong, Associated Students UCR Chief of Staff
Kenneth Barish, Department Chair, Physics & Astronomy
Michael Beck, UCLA Administrative Vice Chancellor
Nicole Butts, Director, EEO & Affirmative Action
Stephanie Flores, Director, Financial Planning & Analysis
Ross French, Staff Assembly President
Sheila Hedayati, Director, Environmental Health & Safety
Claudia Jimenez, Diversity Council Student Representative
David Kisailus, Associate Vice Chancellor, Research Facilities
Mihri Ozkan, Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering
Saleem Pereira, Cook, Dining Services
Shawn Ragan, Graduate Student Association President
Veronica Ruiz, Assistant Dean & CFAO, Bourns College of Engineering
Ameae Walker, Vice Provost of Academic Personnel
Elaine Wong, Associate Dean, School of Business

Contact Information

For questions regarding this search, please contact:

Elizabeth Claassen Thrush
Project Policy Analyst
Office of the Chancellor
University of California, Riverside 
(951) 827-1122