Recent Placements

Stephenson Chair of Data Science and Director of Data Science Institute

Philip E. Bourne will be joining the University as the Stephenson Chair of Data Science, Director of the Data Science Institute, and Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering.  His effective date is May 1, 2017.

Dean of Libraries

The University of Virginia recently appointed John M. Unsworth as university librarian and dean of libraries, and professor of English. Coming from Brandeis University in Massachusetts, where he served as vice provost, university librarian, chief information officer, and professor of English, Unsworth began his tenure at the UVA Library in June.

Director of The Fralin Museum of Art

Matthew McLendon has been appointed Director of The Fralin Museum of Art at the University of Virginia. McLendon assumes his new role January 9th.

Matthew McLendon, PhD is an art historian and curator of modern and contemporary art. An energetic and influential leader, Dr. McLendon is widely recognized for his cross-disciplinary curatorial practice, an emphasis on community engagement and education, and activating marginalized voices in the museum setting.

Vice President for Development

The College Foundation of the University of Virginia recently appointed Stacey Sickels Locke as Vice President for Development. Locke brings over 30 years of proven leadership in higher education advancement including development, marketing, communications, events, and advocacy. Locke recently served the University of Maryland College of Sciences and University Relations.

Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

The University of Virginia recently announced that Kelley Stuck has been appointed vice president and chief human resources officer. Stuck, currently interim vice president of human resources for the University of Missouri system, will assume the leadership position Sept. 6.

Chief Operating Officer, Medical Center

The University of Virginia Medical Center has selected William Fulkerson, who has more than 15 years of leadership experience at academic medical centers, as its next Chief Operating Officer, beginning August 1.