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 18,000 students attending classes on one of two campuses.
CU Denver Chancellor Elect
The University of Colorado recently completed a national search for chancellor of CU Denver.
Read more about the chancellor-elect here.
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.
Vice President for Health Affairs University of Colorado
The Office of the Vice President for Health Affairs University of Colorado 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:
Executive Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance
The Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance oversees university functions including budget and operations, facilities, human resources and information technology. Additionally, the executive vice chancellor for administration and finance serves as the university's chief financial officer.
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.
Vice Chancellor CU South Denver
CU South Denver offers classes for degree-seeking and continuing education students. Located in Parker, Colorado, it also includes a wildlife art and natural history museum, an events center, large-screen movies and a host of community and K-12 education programs.
John J. Reilly, Jr.
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.
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.
Interim Vice Chancellor of Advancement, CU Denver
The CU Denver Office of Advancement 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.