Comments sought on search for new vice president of research

The Office of the Provost recently selected Witt/Kieffer as the search firm to assist UO in the recruitment of the next vice president for research and innovation. The search consultants, Brian Bloomfield and Jennifer Biehn, will be on campus this week to meet with the committee.

Members of the campus community are invited to recommend names of potential candidates or offer comments on the qualities candidates should have.  Comments can be sent to

Items that cannot be emailed can be sent to: Vice President for Research and Innovation, University of Oregon, c/o Witt/Kieffer, Attention:  Brian Bloomfield/Jennifer Biehn, 2015 Spring Road, Suite 510, Oak Brook, Illinois  60523. 

The Witt/Kieffer consultants can also be reached for a telephone appointment at 630-575-6154