Chancellor

Harvey Perlman
Harvey Perlman
Chancellor
Office of the Chancellor
472-2116
email

Harvey Perlman was named the 19th Chancellor of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on April 1, 2001. He had served as Interim Chancellor of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln since July 16, 2000.

A former dean of the University of Nebraska College of Law (1983-98), Perlman has also served as interim senior vice chancellor for academic affairs at UNL (1995-96).

A Nebraska native, Perlman was raised in York, and earned a bachelor of arts in history and a juris doctorate from the University of Nebraska. During his law school years, he was editor in chief of the Nebraska Law Review and was elected to the Order of the Coif, a law honors society.

He joined the NU law faculty in 1967 after spending a year as a Bigelow Teaching Fellow at the University of Chicago Law School. He served on the Nebraska law faculty until 1974 when he joined the faculty at the University of Virginia Law School. He returned to Nebraska in 1983 when he accepted the deanship of the Nebraska Law College, a post he held until 1998 when he returned to the professoriate. He has also served as a visiting professor at Florida State University College of Law, the University of Puget Sound School of Law and the University of Iowa College of Law.

Chancellor Perlman's full biography


Vice Chancellors

(arranged by vice chancellor area)

Ellen Weissinger
Ellen Weissinger
Sr. Vice Chancellor
Academic Affairs
472-3751 / email
full bio
Christine Jackson
Christine Jackson
Vice Chancellor
Business and Finance
472-4455 / email
full bio
Ronnie Green
Ronnie Green
Vice Chancellor
Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources
472-2871 / email
full bio
Prem Paul
Prem Paul
Vice Chancellor
Research & Economic Development
472-3123 / email
full bio
Juan Franco
Juan Franco
Vice Chancellor
Student Affairs
472-3755 / email
full bio

Chancellor's Staff


Michelle Waite
Michelle Waite
Assistant to the Chancellor for Community Relations
472-2116 / email
full bio
Linda Crump
Linda Crump
Assistant to the Chancellor for Equity, Access & Diversity Programs
472-3417 / email
full bio
William Nunez
William Nunez
Associate to the Chancellor and Director, Institutional Research and Planning
472-2097 / email
full bio
Meg Lauerman
Meg Lauerman
Director of University Communications
472-0088 / email
full bio
Mark Askren
Mark Askren
Chief Information Officer
472-4242 / email
full bio
Diane Mendenhall
Diane Mendenhall
Executive Director of Nebraska Alumni Association
472-2841 / email
full bio