Office of Academic Affairs

UNL Campus in summer

The Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs is UNL's Chief Academic Officer and is UNL's responsible authority in the absence of the Chancellor. The Office of the Senior Vice Chancellor is charged with helping UNL achieve excellence across all areas of the academic enterprise through oversight of undergraduate teaching and learning; graduate mentoring; faculty development, promotion and tenure; resource allocation; strategic planning; and the development of innovative academic initiatives that will be recognized as unique signature strengths.

The Senior Vice Chancellor's office is responsible for the administration, coordination, and development of general policies and functions applicable to all academic programs.

News & Announcements

Executive Vice Chancellor Finalists Named

Four candidates for the Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs have been named. Visit the search site to learn more about the candidates and watch live streams of their public presentations.

2016 – 2017 New Faculty

Meet the newest members of UNL’s faculty for the 2016-2017 academic year. View the New Faculty Brochure to find a detailed description of each faculty member, including areas of focus, representative publications, grants, and award. (PDF version)