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MU Vice Provost for Libraries & University Librarian search





The search for the MU Vice Provost for Libraries & University Librarian was launched. Nominations and confidential questions about the search and role can be sent to

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Search Committee


  • Chris Riley-Tillman, Dean, College of Education & Human Development


  • Denice Adkins, Professor, Information Science Learning Technology
  • Jason Alston, Assistant Teaching Professor, Information Science Learning Technology
  • Vishvi Aurora, Undergraduate Student; Libraries Committee
  • Linda Blockus, Associate Director, Student Support Services
  • Julie Elman, Director, Center for the Humanities
  • Kelli Hansen, Head, Special Collections
  • Anselm Huelsbergen, University Archivist & Technical Services Archivist
  • Mara Inge, Electronic Resources & Discovery Librarian
  • Candace Kuby, Associate Provost for Faculty Success
  • Kevin McFillen, UMLD Supervisor
  • Charles Nilon, Professor, Urban Wildlife Management
  • Claire Owen, President, Friends of the Library
  • Kathy Peters, Assistant Director, Business Administration; Libraries Administration
  • Chris Pryor, Director, Health Sciences Library and Associate University Librarian
  • Gary Smith, Member, Library Society & Friends of the Library
  • Jennifer Walker, Acquisitions Librarian
  • Katie Wilkinson, Vice Provost for Data Analytics, MU; Chief Data Officer, UM System
  • Deidre Wipke-Tevis, Associate Dean, School of Nursing
  • Iris Zachary, Director, Missouri Cancer Registry & Research Center, Public Health
  • Patrick Arens, Lead HR Consultant, UM System, Advisory
  • Tiffany Hendren, Executive Recruitment Coordinator, UM System, Advisory

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Reviewed 2024-02-01