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University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus

University of Colorado Denver, Office of the Chancellor
 

Office of the Chancellors

The chancellors and vice chancellors


The chancellors are the chief academic and administrative officers of the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus. They are responsible to the president for the conduct and affairs of both CU Denver and CU Anschutz.

The chancellors provide dynamic leadership and promotion of the vision for the university consistent with its mission as a diverse teaching and learning community that creates, discovers and applies knowledge to improve the health and well-being of Colorado and the world.

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is home to 13 schools and colleges providing more than 130 degree program options for students. It is a comprehensive institution with more than 29,000 students attending classes on one of two campuses or online.

Don Elliman 

Donald (Don) M. Elliman, Jr.

Chancellor for the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

The chancellor is the chief academic and administrative officer of the CU Anschutz. He is responsible to the president for the conduct and affairs of the campus.



 

Jerry Wartgow

Chancellor for the University of Colorado Denver (interim)

As the chief academic and administrative officer of the University of Colorado Denver, the chancellor is responsible to the president for the conduct and affairs of CU Denver. 

Lilly Marks 

Lilly Marks

Vice President for Health Affairs University of Colorado and
Executive Vice Chancellor Anschutz Medical Campus

The Office of the Vice President for Health Affairs University of Colorado and Executive Vice Chancellor Anschutz Medical Campus oversees the academic, research and clinical operations of the Anschutz Medical Campus while also focusing on key strategic initiatives, including transportation, relationships with affiliate health-care partners and development on and around the campus.

The Vice Chancellors:

Richard D. Krugman

Richard D. Krugman

Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs oversees multiple areas related to the health sciences professional schools, centers and other health research areas.  Additionally, the vice chancellor for health affairs is responsible for overseeing all areas of the university's clinical enterprises at the Anschutz Medical Campus.

Roderick Nairn

Roderick Nairn

Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs

The provost and vice chancellor for academic and student affairs oversees the academic, faculty, and student programs at the university.

Jeffrey Parker

Jeffrey Parker

Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance oversees university functions including budget and operations, facilities, human resources and information technology. Additionally, the vice chancellor for administration and finance serves as the university's chief financial officer.

Richard J. Traystman

Richard J. Traystman

Vice Chancellor for Research

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research oversees all the research functions of CU Denver including research development, grants and contracts, regulatory compliance and laboratory animal resources.

Leanna Clark

Leanna Clark

Vice Chancellor of University Communications

The Office of University Communications develops and implements integrated communications strategies to advance the university's image and reputation.

Scott Arthur

Scott Arthur

Vice Chancellor of Development, CU Anschutz Medical Campus

The CU Anschutz Office of Development drives the University of Colorado’s efforts to make the Anschutz Medical Campus one of the world’s premier destinations for health care, research and education. In collaboration with CU faculty and staff, we work to inspire and raise funds from benefactors, volunteers and friends — funds that will draw top talent to CU to conduct research, teach, and heal.

Matthew Wasserman

Matthew Wasserman

Vice Chancellor of Development, CU Denver

The CU Denver Office of Development collaborates with faculty, staff, donors, alumni and friends to raise private support for the university. These gifts provide scholarships and professorships, further research, enrich academic programs, upgrade and construct facilities, and support projects and programs in all areas of the university.

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