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UMD Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Hired

UMD's new EVCAA Fernando P. Delgado  

After a national search, Fernando P. Delgado has accepted the position of executive vice chancellor for Academic Affairs. His first day on campus will be July 5, 2016.

“Dr. Delgado’s successful academic career and passion for higher education make him the right person for this position and our campus,” said UMD Chancellor Lendley (Lynn) Black.  “I believe he is well positioned to help us continue our distinctive academic mission and explore new opportunities for excellence.”

Delgado is currently the vice chancellor for Academic Affairs and provost at the University of Wisconsin River Falls. His previous experience include Hamline University and Minnesota State University Mankato.

Delgado holds a Ph.D. and Master of Arts in communication studies from the University of Iowa and a Bachelor of Arts in political science from San Jose State University. The executive vice chancellor for academic affairs serves as the chief academic officer and oversees areas such as academic departments, IT, enrollment, and research.  


May 2016.
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