Administration

Chancellor Cynthia Larive began her tenure as the 11th chancellor of UC Santa Cruz on July 1, 2019. 

A common thread throughout Larive’s career has been her commitment to student success, inclusion and equity. She has led programs for undergraduate research and curricular innovation and has written over two dozen articles on active learning, mentoring and experiential learning. Larive has also been active in encouraging the participation and success of women and others who have been underrepresented in STEM fields, including service as co-PI of an institutional NSF Advance grant. She is a collaborative leader who is committed to the principles of shared governance.

Administrative Units

Academic Divisions

Undergraduate Colleges

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