Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration

This search has ended and a new VCFA has been announced.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison, established in 1848 and considered one of the world's outstanding public research universities, invites applications and nominations for the position of Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration. 

UW–Madison, the flagship campus of the University of Wisconsin System, is a major land-grant university committed to excellence in teaching, research, and public service, with a campus environment that facilitates cross disciplinary collaborative research, revenues of $2.8 billion, a student body of approximately 43,000, and faculty/staff of approximately 22,000.

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration is responsible for the overall supervision of the university’s financial and administrative functions, including budget, facilities planning, business services, and some student services.  

View a complete position description online.

Send nominations and applications to:

Search and Screen Committee Members

Terry Warfield (Chair), Professor of Accounting and  Chair of Accounting Informational Systems, Wisconsin School of Business

Marianne Bird Bear, Assistant Dean, International Division

Chris Bruhn, Director of Facilities, College of Letters and Science 

Mark Guthier, Director, Wisconsin Union

Jason Jankoski, Assistant Dean for Human Resources, College of Engineering

Charles Konsitzke, Associate Director, Biotechnology Center

Madison Laning, Student Representative, ASM Chair

Beth Meyerand, Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Mario Morris, Associate Athletic Director for Business

Ken Mount, Associate Dean, School of Medicine and Public Health

Anne Murphy-Lom, HR Assistant Advanced, General Library

Aaron Olver, Managing Director, Research Park

Meghan Owens, Lead Compensation and Titling Analyst, Office of Human Relations

Carol Ryff, Professor, Department of Psychology

Lori Stortz, Chief Audit Executive, Office of Internal Audit

Contact the Search Committee

Questions may be directed to the search committee office at 608-890-1661 or

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer