Finalists for Vice Chancellor for Students will visit UHM campus

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Michele Tom, (808) 956-9396
Diane Chang, (808) 956-0391
Director of Communications, Office of the Chancellor
Posted: Sep 26, 2014

Dr. Adam Rockman
Dr. Adam Rockman
Dr. Robert Kelly
Dr. Robert Kelly
Dr. Jan Javinar
Dr. Jan Javinar
Dr. Jimmy Jung
Dr. Jimmy Jung

Four finalists have been identified for the position of Vice Chancellor for Students at UH Mānoa. The four finalists are each scheduled to participate over a two-day period of visits in October that covers department discussions; meetings with senior administrators, faculty, staff, students, and internal and external constituents; and a public presentation.

Campus and community members, as well as the general public, are encouraged to attend.

The campus visits of the four candidates have been scheduled as follows:

Dr. Adam Rockman, visiting October 2-3, 2014
Vice President for Student Affairs
Queens College
Public Presentation:  Friday, October 3, 3:00-4:15 p.m./Crawford Hall Room 105

Dr. Robert Kelly, visiting October 6-7, 2014
Consultant and Former Vice President for Student Development
Loyola University Chicago
Public Presentation:  Tuesday, October 7, 3:00-4:15 p.m./Crawford Hall Room 105

Dr. Jan Javinar, visiting October 9-10, 2014
Interim Associate Vice President for Students
University of Hawai‘i
Public Presentation:  Friday, October 10, 3:00-4:15 p.m./Crawford Hall Room 105

Dr. Jimmy Jung, visiting October 13-14, 2014
Vice President for Enrollment Management
University of Maine
Public Presentation:  Tuesday, October 14, 3:00-4:15 p.m./Crawford Hall Room 105

“I thank the Search Advisory Committee for identifying a pool of highly qualified candidates,” said Interim UHM Chancellor Robert Bley-Vroman. "We encourage faculty, staff, students, alumni and the public to come and meet the candidates, and we look forward to receiving their input.  I would like to express my gratitude to Vice Chancellor Francisco Hernandez for his capable leadership of the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Students for the past eight years and wish him well on his retirement.”

For more information about the search process, including a list of the members of the search advisory committee, the campus visit daily schedule and the candidate biographies, see the search website at

For more information on the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Students at UH Mānoa, please visit

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