The chancellor is the chief academic and administrative officer of the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus. He is responsible to the president for the conduct and affairs of both the Denver Campus and the Anschutz Medical Campus.
The chancellor provides 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.
Donald (Don) M. Elliman, Jr.
Chancellor for the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus
The chancellor is the chief academic and administrative officer of the university. He is responsible to the president for the conduct and affairs of both the Denver Campus and the Anschutz Medical Campus. Don Elliman became interim chancellor on April 2, 2012. He was named chancellor by University Colorado President Bruce Benson on Feb. 20, 2013.
The Vice Chancellors:
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.
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
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.
Vice Chancellor of Development, University of Colorado Denver
The University of Colorado 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.