Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs Subject File, 1962-90
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Brief Description: General Subject File and files of Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs Herbert Carter (1967-71), Asst. Vice-Chancellors Roger Martin (1967-84) and Anthony Graziano (1969-73) contains correspondence, reports and minutes relating to academic and administrative operating budget requests (1969-71); National Science Foundation Instructional Programs (1964-80); Basic Medical Sciences Building (1968-71); Environmental Sciences Inst. and Rockefeller Foundation Grant (1968-70); departmental chair search committees; allocations for departmental programs; assessment of academic departments (1969-71); services for students, faculty and teaching assistants; annual reports (1968-69); centennial convocations (1967-68); Krannert dedication (1968); Faculty orientation (1962-67); program evaluation questionnaires (1972); State Board of Higher Education proposals and reports (1964-84); computerized information systems (1969-72); OAR target negotiations for enrollment (1971-74); Provisional Development Plan (1971-72); public relations and campus projects (1972-73) and Resource Allocation and Management Program (1973-74). 1969-90 files relate to affirmative action and equal opportunity, agricultural research (1973-78), appointments, budgets, building program, calendars (1973-74), committees, exams, hazardous waster (1976-79), holidays, instruction, program evaluation, statutes, blood drives, Allerton Park Conferences (1970-71), planning committee, health education, housing, Alumni Association, housing directors training program (1969), LAS (1973-81) and Veterinary Medicine (1975-80), student programs and services, Dean of Students, search committee reports, University Planning Committee, department special requests and commitments (1971-1978), and awards (1989-1990).
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at]
Record Series Number: 24/1/35
Created by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Office of the Chancellor
Volume: 36.3 cubic feet
Acquired: 3/28/1980; 4/1984; 10/3/1985; 7/7/1986; 1/1/2000
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Arrangement: Chronological then alphabetical
Biographical Note for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Office of the Chancellor :

On June 15, 1966 the Board of Trustees established the Office of Chancellor for the Champaign-Urbana campus.1 The Chancellor is appointed by the Board of Trustees following nomination by the President. The Chancellor performs those duties that are assigned to him by the President and that are consistent with the Statutes of the University and the actions of the Board of Trustees. The Chancellor is assisted by vice-chancellors for academic affairs, administrative affairs, campus affairs, and research.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Chancellors:

Jack Peltason, September 1, 1967- August 20, 1977

Morton W. Weir (acting), August 2-December 31, 1977

William P. Gerberding, January. 1, 1978-June 30, 1979

John E. Cribbet (acting), July 1-December 11, 1979

John E. Cribbet, December 12, 1979-August 20, 1984

Thomas E. Everhart, August 21, 1984-August 20, 1987

Morton W. Weir (acting), August 21, 1987-April 13, 1988

Morton W. Weir, April 14, 1988-June 30, 1993

Michael Aiken, July 1, 1993-August 20, 2001

Nancy Cantor, August 21, 2001-July, 2004

Richard Herman (acting), July, 2004-October 26, 2009

Robert Easter (acting), November 12, 2009-

The Office of Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs, established April 19, 1967, is aided by an Associate Vice-Chancellor and Director of the Office of Planning and Evaluation.2

Responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for Campus Affairs, effective October 1, 1972, are the divisions of housing, parking and transportation, telecommunications, the Illini Union, and the Assembly Hall. 3

On October 1, 1972, the Division of Operations and Maintenance came under the authority of the Vice-Chancellor for Administrative Affairs.

The Office of Vice-Chancellor for Research and Dean of the Graduate College grew out of the Office of Associate Vice-Chancellor for Research and Development, formerly under the Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affairs.4

1.�?�  Board of Trustees Transactions, 53rd Report, June 15, 1966, p. 1193.

2.�?�  Board of Trustees Transactions, 54th Report, April 19, 1967, p. 481.

3.�?�  Board of Trustees Transactions, 55th Report, October 15, 1969, p. 665.

4.�?�  Office of the Chancellor. Campus Report 6, no. 1 (October, 1972): 1.

Subject Index
Agricultural Research
Biohazardous Waste Disposal
Computing Services
Dean of Students
Environmental Studies Institute
Faculty Conferences
Foundation, University of Illinois
Health Education
Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE)
Liberal Arts and Sciences, College of
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Rockefeller Foundation
Special Educational Opportunities Program
United Way, Champaign County
University Finances
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]