Published November 13, 2023
I am pleased to announce that Christopher Connor, senior assistant dean for enrollment management in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS), will serve as acting vice provost for enrollment management, starting November 13, 2023, and then interim vice provost, effective January 1, 2024.
With over 20 years of experience in higher education at UB, Mr. Connor has served in leadership roles at the undergraduate and graduate levels, working closely with international and domestic students from both institutional and academic unit perspectives. As senior assistant dean for enrollment management in SEAS, he oversees the development of new academic graduate programs, domestic and international recruitment, admissions, student professional development and alumni engagement. His innovative, data-driven strategic enrollment plans and processes have been instrumental in growing graduate enrollment and enhancing diversity within the school. Prior to joining SEAS in 2016, Mr. Connor served in a variety of enrollment roles in graduate enrollment management services and undergraduate admissions.
Mr. Connor holds a master’s degree in education and a bachelor’s degree in communication and psychology, both from the University at Buffalo.
I am grateful to Mr. Connor for his leadership and service during this transitional period.
A. Scott Weber Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs