Chancellor News

Read the latest news articles related to the Chancellor and the Chancellor's leadership team.

  • Mayor Lee Celebrates Chancellor Hawgood

    San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee held a reception April 13 honoring the appointment of Sam Hawgood, MBBS, as UC San Francisco’s 10th Chancellor.

  • Barbara French: Spreading the UCSF Story Far and Wide

    As Vice Chancellor of University Relations, Barbara French is honored to share the great work of UCSF. She sees how UCSF and its commitment to research, education and patient care makes an impact on the people of San Francisco, the Bay Area, the State of California and beyond.

  • US Health Secretary Visits UCSF, Lauds Promise of Precision Medicine

    Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell said precision medicine will help researchers and doctors develop better, targeted medicine during her visit to UCSF’s Mission Bay campus Thursday.

  • The Path to Eradicating Ebola

    Though the headlines have subsided, UCSF volunteers and experts are still hard at work fighting Ebola in West Africa and helping build better infrastructure that could stop another outbreak.

  • Nominations for Chancellor Award for Public Service Due Feb. 24

    It is awards season at UCSF and time to celebrate our colleagues who have gone above and beyond in serving others. Nominations are now being accepted and they are due by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 24.

  • Driven by Science, Humanism and Service, Dan Lowenstein Joins UCSF Leadership Team

    Dan Lowenstein's distinguished career encompasses teaching, research and patient care – from his arrival to UCSF in 1987 as a pediatrics intern to his latest appointment as executive vice chancellor and provost.

  • Theresa O’Brien Becomes Associate Chancellor

    Only a few weeks had passed since Theresa O’Brien, PhD, returned from maternity leave when she was tapped to become associate chancellor by then-UCSF School of Medicine Dean Sam Hawgood, MBBS.

  • Deeply Rooted: Sam Hawgood's Journey to Finding Magic at UCSF

    UCSF Magazine sat down with newly appointed Chancellor Sam Hawgood to learn about how he found the magic at UCSF more than 30 years ago, starting with one fateful meeting.

  • UC President and Chancellor Welcome Incoming Class

    Several hundred incoming students gathered in the Millberry Union Gym for a warm welcome to UCSF by Chancellor Sam Hawgood, as well as special guest UC President Janet Napolitano.

  • Ribbon-Cutting Celebrates the Opening Of Mission Hall

    Mission Hall, also known as the Global Health & Clinical Sciences Building, opened for classes in early September, and the spacious, sunny building is just beginning to hum with activity as students and faculty begin to make it their home. The official ribbon cutting ceremony took place Oct. 1.