Interim Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs | Contact Marjorie
Marjorie J. Kostelnik, dean of the College of Education and Human Sciences, came to UNL in 2000 as dean of the College of Human Resources and Family Sciences. In 2004, Human Resources and Family Sciences merged with Teachers College to become one of the first colleges of Education and Human Sciences.
Kostelnik received a bachelor of science in child development from the University of Pittsburgh and began her career working with Head Start, before receiving her master's and doctoral degrees in Human Development and Family Studies from Pennsylvania State University. She was on faculty at Michigan State University for 22 years, serving first as program supervisor of the Child Development Laboratories and then as chair of the department of Family and Child Ecology.
She has taught a variety of classes at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and her research focuses on early childhood education and community coalition building. She previously served as vice president of the National Association for the Education of Young Children, treasurer of the Board on Human Sciences, and chair for the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance, a consortium of universities engaged in distance education. She has recently been elected to the newly formed Board on Human Sciences Board of Directors.
Amy leads university-wide student success and retention initiatives and oversees the Directors of the following units: Undergraduate Education (ACE general education, learning communities, and transfer credit), First Year Experience and Transition Programs, Career Services, the Honors Program, the William H. Thompson Scholars Learning Community, The Exploratory and Pre-Professional Advising Center, and Undergraduate Research. She also coordinates the University Teaching Council and the Course and Laboratory Fees Committee.
Lance C. Pérez
Associate Vice Chancellor, Dean of Graduate Studies, and Professor of Electrical Engineering | Contact Lance
Lance leads the academic knowledge management initiative (AKMI), academic program reviews and initiatives for faculty career development, excellence in STEM education, instructional technology, and classroom facilities improvements. Lance also serves as Dean of Graduate Studies.
Senior Advisor to the Chancellor, International Affairs; Interim Senior International Officer | Contact Thomas
Assistant Vice Chancellor | Contact Brad
Brad is responsible for the budget and fiscal affairs of the Office of Academic Affairs, including contracts and academic reporting. Brad leads the College Academic Business Officers (CABO) group.
Assistant Vice Chancellor | Contact Renee
Renee is responsible for the strategic development of processes, systems, and communication. She serves as the Senior Vice Chancellor's chief of staff.
Faculty Human Resources Specialist | Contact Jelena
Executive Assistant to Associate & Assistant Vice Chancellors | Contact Juanita
Application Support Specialist | Contact Keith
Project Specialist | Contact Nancy
Accountant | Contact Marcella
Executive Assistant to the Senior Vice Chancellor | Contact Ann
Institutional Retention and Assessment Research Analyst | Contact Venessa
Web Designer | Contact Keith
Manager, Business Operations & Financial Analysis | Contact Derek
Senior Researcher | Contact Mike
Project Specialist | Contact Suzi
Accountant II | Contact Orsolya