National Search: Vice President for Human Resources and Chief Human Resources Officer

Message from President Gabel - February, 2021

This month, we resume our search for the Vice President for Human Resources, a critical leadership position that reports directly to me and serves as a member of my cabinet. Much of the foundational work to prepare for the search was completed last year and will support a timeline that allows faculty, staff and students an opportunity to participate in the public interview process with final candidates before the end of the semester. My thanks to our co-chairs College of Science and Engineering Dean Mos Kaveh and Rochester Chancellor Lori Carrell, and members of the search committee, for their willingness to serve. I also want to thank Interim Vice President for Human Resources Ken Horstman for his leadership during this critical time for the University.

 

Search Committee

  • Mos Kaveh, Dean, College of Science and Engineering (co-chair)
  • Lori Carrell, Chancellor, University of Minnesota Rochester (co-chair)
  • Mattea Allert, Graduate Student, College of Biological Sciences
  • Tina Falkner, Director, Office of Student Finance-Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost, and former chair, Benefits Advisory Committee
  • Erin Heath, Project Coordinator, Office of Institutional Analysis/Office of the Senior Vice President for Finance & Operations, and chair, P&A Consultative Committee
  • Tina Marisam, Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action
  • Ray Muno, IT Manager, Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics-CSE, and member, Civil Service Consultative Committee
  • Michelle Page, Professor, Division of Education-University of Minnesota Morris, and member of Senate Committee on Faculty Affairs
  • Mary Rohman Kuhl, Interim Senior Director, Total Compensation, Office of Human Resource
  • Rebecca Ropers, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs, Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost
  • Mani Vang, HR Director, College of Education and Human Development

Nomination and Application Procedures

Nominations for the position should be sent to Kate Stuckert at stuck005@umn.edu. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but the priority deadline for the submission of applications is March 26, 2021. To apply, please submit a cover letter, current vita or resume, and three professional references via the University of Minnesota employment website as follows:

References will not be contacted without prior knowledge and approval by candidates. All candidate names will be confidential – only the names of finalists will be announced publicly.

Position Profile

Position Profile (.pdf)

For More Information

For more information about the search process, please contact:

Kate Stuckert, Senior Assistant to the President, Office of the President

stuck005@umn.edu | 612-625-8844 

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