Chancellor Search Committee creates three subcommittees

The Chancellor Search Committee has formed three subcommittees as it organizes to start the work of finding a successor to Chancellor Holden Thorp. The subcommittee membership was discussed during the full search committee’s first meeting on Oct. 8. The six-member Public Forums Subcommittee is charged with planning at least three public forums focusing on students,… Read more »

Chancellor search committee votes to retain Funk & Associates

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chancellor Search Committee has voted to engage the search firm of R. William Funk & Associates to recruit candidates to succeed Chancellor Holden Thorp. The committee interviewed three firms at its first meeting on Oct. 8 and voted unanimously to select Funk & Associates based on a… Read more »

First Chancellor Search Committee meeting now set for Oct. 8

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill chancellor search committee will hold its first meeting on Monday, Oct. 8, at the Paul J. Rizzo Conference Center. The meeting will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Lowdermilk Hall, Magnolia Room C. Lowdermilk Hall is part of the Rizzo Center, located at 150… Read more »

A Message from Chancellor Search Committee Chair Wade Hargrove

Dear Carolina faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends, Securing a worthy successor to Chancellor Thorp is the highest priority for the University’s Board of Trustees. Carolina’s 11th Chancellor will be expected to embrace and build upon the University’s 200- year commitment to excellence in all that it does. A 21-member committee, representative of various constituencies… Read more »