The Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel will be an accomplished attorney with demonstrated leadership and management skills; a distinct appreciation for the University of Iowa’s mission and culture of respect for all of its constituencies; an advocate of diversity, equity and inclusion; and adept at working in a complex environment on a growth trajectory.

The Office of the General Counsel coordinates legal representation and counsel on issues facing all sectors of the University, at the highest level of professionalism and integrity. The Office advises and represents the University of Iowa, including the President and Vice Presidents, University of Iowa Health Care, and all of the schools and colleges on campus, and provides a full range of legal services to University executive officers, administrators, faculty, and staff in their official capacities. The Office of the General Counsel helps the University of Iowa to fulfill its educational, research, and service missions in accord with the myriad legal and policy requirements applicable to public research universities.  The Office of the General Counsel is comprised of 12 full-time attorneys (including the General Counsel), with one open attorney position, and 6 full-time staff members, with one open staff position. It has an operational budget of over $2 million.

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Candidates

Jamie Jorgensen

Jamie Jorgensen

Jay Rossello

Jay Rosselló

brian white

Brian White

Search Committee

Search Committee Chair

Marty Scholtz

Marty Scholtz

Vice President for Research, Office of the Vice President for Research
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Aimee Claeys

Board Counsel, Board of Regents, State of Iowa
Lyla Clerry

Lyla Clerry

Senior Associate Athletics Director, University of Iowa Athletics
Colin Derdeyn

Colin Derdeyn

Krabbenhoft Professor, Chair, and Department Executive Officer, Department of Radiology
Lois J. Geist

Lois J. Geist

Associate Provost for Faculty, Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost
Airiana Mohr

Airiana Mohr

Director of Operations, Undergraduate Student Government
Cheryl Reardon

Cheryl Reardon

Associate Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, University Human Resources
Emily Steinbach

Emily Steinbach

Research Fellow and GPSG Interprofessional Director, Graduate and Professional Student Government
Daniel Clay

Daniel Clay

Dean and Professor, College of Education
Brett Cloyd

Brett Cloyd

Social Sciences and Public Policy Librarian, University of Iowa Libraries
Renee Funk

Renee Funk

Chief Procurement Officer, Purchasing, Accounts Payable, and Travel
Laura McLeran

Laura McLeran

Associate Vice President for Administrative Affairs and Senior Advisor to the President, Office of the President
Angie Reams

Angie Reams

Associate Vice President and Dean of Students, Division of Student Life
Michael Sauder

Michael Sauder

Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology and Criminology
Elizabeth Tovar

Elizabeth Tovar

Executive Officer and Associate Vice President, Division of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion