Search Details

Search Committee

Anne B. Curtis
Co-chair, Search Committee
Charles and Mary Bauer Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

David C. Felder
Co-chair, Search Committee
SUNY Distinguished Professor, Birge-Cary Chair in Music and director, Center for 21st Century Music, Department of Music, College of Arts and Sciences

Alexander N. Cartwright
Vice president for research and professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Jonathan A. Dandes
President, Rich Baseball Operations and member of the UB Council

JoAnna B. Datz
Undergraduate student, management and communications and president, Student Association

Michael L. Glick
Professor and dean, School of Dental Medicine

Bruce Jackson
SUNY Distinguished Professor and James Agee Professor of American Culture, Department of English, College of Arts and Sciences

Mia M. Jorgensen
Graduate student, Anthropology and student representative to the UB Council

David A. Milling
Clinical associate professor of medicine and senior associate dean for student and academic affairs, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Makau W. Mutua
SUNY Distinguished Professor,  Floyd H. and Hilda L. Hurst Faculty Scholar and dean, Law School

Mulchand S. Patel
SUNY Distinguished Professor and UB Distinguished Professor, Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Barbara J. Ricotta
Associate vice president for student affairs, Division of University Life and Services

Lois M. Weis
SUNY Distinguished Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy, Graduate School of Education

Margaret R. Wells
Director, public services and Arts and Sciences Libraries, University Libraries

Aidong Zhang
Professor and chair, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Ezra B. Zubrow
Professor, Department of Anthropology, College of Arts and Sciences and chair, Faculty Senate

The search committee welcomes input and questions from the campus community.  Please direct communications to the committee at

Search Consultant

The search committee is working with the assistance of Dr. Ilene Nagel, head of the higher education practice for Russell Reynolds Associates

Application and Nomination Procedures

Individuals nominated and those who wish to apply should provide an electronic version of their curriculum vitae. All nominations and applications should be sent electronially via email (Microsoft Word or PDF attachments strongly preferred) to:

Dr. Ilene H. Nagel
Consultant to the Search Committee
Leader, Higher Education Practice
Russell Reynolds Associates