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An archive of email messages sent to the entire UCSF community by the Chancellor and members of the Chancellor's Cabinet.

March 2, 2010
Leadership

Dear Colleagues:

As you know, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost (EVCP) Washington is stepping down from his position to assume a new role at UCLA as Dean of the David Geffen School of Medicine and Vice Chancellor of Health Sciences. Now that I am beginning the search for his permanent replacement, I write to invite applications and nominations. The job description, attached and located here: http://chancellor.ucsf.edu/EVCP.pdf, outlines the general scope of the role.

March 1, 2010
Leadership

Dear Colleagues:

I am extremely pleased to inform you that Vice Provost Sally Marshall has agreed to serve as Interim Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost (EVCP) effective January 1, 2010, subject to Regents' approval.

March 1, 2010
Leadership

Dear Colleagues:

I am pleased to announce that, following a national search, Mr. John Plotts has accepted the position of senior vice chancellor—finance and administration subject to approval by The Regents. Mr. Plotts, who currently serves as assistant vice president of financial management at UCOP, has extensive financial and operational experience, in addition to an in depth knowledge of the University of California system, which make him extremely well suited for the UCSF senior vice chancellor position.

March 1, 2010
Leadership

Dear Colleagues:

I am pleased to announce that Jeffrey Bluestone, Ph.D., has accepted the position of executive vice chancellor and provost effective upon approval by The Regents. In this role, he will serve as UCSF’s chief academic officer, guiding the research and academic enterprise, working in close collaboration with me and the leadership team to advance the campus priorities, and overseeing the campus ethics and compliance enterprise.