Task Force Report

Office for Academic Administration, University of Minnesota System Review

With the departure of Senior Vice President Robert J. Jones at the end of the year to lead the University at Albany, State University of New York, President Eric W. Kaler appointed a task force to review the Office for Academic Administration, University of Minnesota System (OAA).

President Kaler charged the task force with making recommendations to ensure the University’s organizational structure advances the University’s academic, research, and outreach missions; achieves greater operational and administrative efficiency; and positions the University for the future.

The task force report (PDF), which President Kaler reviewed and approved, details the recommendations and rationale behind them.