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Nominations invited for enrollment management post

October 16, 2014 By Greg Bump

A national search is underway to fill the position of vice provost for enrollment management, and members of the campus community are encouraged to submit nominations.

Steve Hahn, assistant dean for admissions and academic services at the Graduate School, has served as interim vice provost for enrollment management since June 2013, when he replaced Joanne Berg upon her retirement.

Kimber Wilkerson will serve as chairperson of the search and screen committee. Wilkerson is a professor and chair of the Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education in the School of Education. Nominations should be sent as soon as possible to The deadline for nominations is Oct. 27, 2014.

The Division of Enrollment Management is the administrative home of the Office of Admissions and Recruitment, the Office of Student Financial Aid, and the Office of the Registrar. It is the central management office of UW–Madison’s Integrated Student Information System.

The division consists of 147 full-time employees and 96 student employees. It has an operating budget of $12.9 million and a pass-through budget of over $400 million, including financial aid.

The offices within the division provide the foundation of support and services for the academic infrastructure throughout the student lifecycle. The mission of the division is to provide access to higher education at UW–Madison and to foster collaborations among its units and with campus partners to ensure student success.

The vice provost for enrollment management reports to the provost, and directly oversees a central administrative office with a primary responsibility to support the success of each of the division’s units through collaborative budget practices, development of human resources, strategic planning and process improvement.

Other members of the search and screen committee are: Harriet Allen, university services program associate, Office of Admissions; Lori Berquam, vice provost for student life and dean of students, Division of Student Life; Paula Gates, human resources assistant, Division of Enrollment Management; Gail Geiger, professor, Department of Art History; Jocelyn Milner, associate vice provost and director, Academic Planning and Institutional Research; Tim Norris, associate vice chancellor, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration; Alison Rice, student services coordinator, College of Letters & Science; Tori Richardson, assistant dean, Student Academic Affairs, College of Letters & Science; Thatcher Root, professor, College of Engineering; Andy Stoiber, student representative; and Emily Tarter, senior student services coordinator, School of Pharmacy.

Position Vacancy Listing

The ensured consideration date is Nov. 10, 2014, and instructions for applying are included in the PVL.