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Register of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs. Administrative Files
RSS 1000  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • ADMINISTRATIVE HISTORY
  • SCOPE AND CONTENT
  • Accession Processed in June 1999

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs. Administrative Files,
    Date (inclusive): 1960-1995
    Collection number: RSS 1000
    Creator: Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs.
    Extent: 23.20 linear feet (22 records cartons and 3 archives boxes)
    Repository: Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD
    La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
    Abstract: Administrative files (1960-1994) of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs at the University of California, San Diego. Included are administrative correspondence and subject files, bulk dates from 1972 to 1994, related to the academic functions and responsibilities of the office. The files are arranged according to the VCAA's filing scheme in five series: 1) ADMINISTRATION, 2) EDUCATION/RESEARCH, 3) EMPLOYMENT/TERMINATIONS, 4) SERIES AND TITLES, and 5) UNIVERSITY-WIDE. The accession processed in June 1999 contains three series: 1) ADMINISTRATION, 2)EDUCATION/RESEARCH, and 3) STAFF.
    Physical location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    Collection is open for research

    Preferred Citation

    Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs. Administrative Files, RSS 1000. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.

    ADMINISTRATIVE HISTORY

    The Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs (VCAA) acts as the chief academic officer for the campus with responsibility for all academic personnel matters, graduate and undergraduate education, research activities in the departments and organized research units, allocation of space and FTEs, academic planning, faculty recruitment and retention, and academic affirmative action.
    The academic units that report to the VCAA include Academic Affirmative Action, Academic Computing, Academic Personnel, college provosts, the Dean of Arts and Humanities, the Dean of Engineering, the Dean of Natural Sciences, the Dean of Social Sciences, the Dean of International Relations and Pacific Studies, the Dean of Graduate Studies and Research, general campus department chairs, the Media Center, University Extension, Summer Session, and the University Library.
    The position of Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs was established in 1972. Incumbents include Paul Saltman (1972-1980), John Miles (1980-1984), Harold Ticho (1984-1990), Marjorie Caserio (1990-1995), and Robert Dynes (1995-1996). In 1996 the position title changed to Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs.

    SCOPE AND CONTENT

    The administrative files (1960-1994) of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs contain administrative correspondence and subject files related to the functions of the office. The materials, arranged according to the VCAA's filing scheme, are organized in five series: 1) ADMINISTRATION, 2) EDUCATION/RESEARCH, 3) EMPLOYMENT/TERMINATIONS, 4) SERIES AND TITLES, and 5) UNIVERSITY-WIDE.

    Accession Processed in June 1999

    The accession processed in June 1999 contains three series: 1) ADMINISTRATION, 2) EDUCATION/RESEARCH and 3) STAFF.