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Search Committee for Vice President for Student Affairs

Northwestern University is conducting a search for the next vice president for Student Affairs. A search committee, which includes students, staff and faculty, is undertaking the search. The committee has engaged WittKieffer to support the search.

Members of the Northwestern community are invited to share input on the search for the next leader of Student Affairs by emailing VPSAsearch@northwestern.edu. Members of the University community are invited to share input on the search and nominate potential candidates via online survey.

Listening Sessions

  • Graduate Student Session: Tuesday, Oct. 4, 12-12:45 pm (Register) 
  • Undergraduate Student Session: Thursday, Oct. 6, 12-12:45 pm (Register)  
  • All Student Session: Wednesday, Oct. 12, 3-3:45 pm (Register) 

News

Vice President for Student Affairs Search Committee

  • Miriam Gamoran Sherin (Co-chair), Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education and Alice Gabrielle Twight Professor of Learning Sciences, School of Education and Social Policy
  • Kelly E. Mayo (Co-chair), Dean, The Graduate School and Associate Provost for Graduate Education; Walter and Jennie Bayne Professor of Molecular Biosciences, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
  • Lori D. Barcliff Baptista, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs and Advising, School of Communication
  • Ordel Brown, Associate Professor of Instruction, McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
  • Dori-Taylor Carter, Undergraduate Student, Class of 2023, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences; Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellow; Posse Scholar
  • Mary E. Finn, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Academic Affairs, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences
  • Carlos M. Gonzalez, Executive Director, Residential Services, Student Affairs
  • Priya Harjani, Associate Vice President and Deputy General Counsel
  • Jason Hegelmeyer, Undergraduate Student, Class of 2023, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences; President, Associated Student Government
  • Daviree Velázquez Phillip, Executive Director, Campus Inclusion and Community, Student Affairs
  • Sandra Sanguino, Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education, Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Samantha Schroth, 6th-year MD/PhD Candidate, Medical Science Training Program, The Graduate School and Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Regan Thomson, Professor of Chemistry, Weinberg School of Arts and Sciences; President-elect Faculty Senate

Committee Staff

  • Laura Cardimen, Program Coordinator, Office of the Provost
  • Roma Khanna, Associate Provost for Strategy and Policy, Office of the Provost
  • Mearah Quinn-Brauner, Senior Director for Strategy and Policy, Office of the Provost