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UA appoints new president

...monthslong search for the right candidate.The Alaska Dispatch News reported the university announced Tuesday that Jim Johnsen would replace retiring University of Alaska President Pat Gamble. Johnsen, who serves as senior vice president of...
Facing cuts, UA mulls program eliminations

...take action," he said. "We're very much continuing our normal program review process."UA president candidate Jim Johnsen said at a Juneau community forum this week that he anticipates the university system will have fewer academic programs...
Empire Editorial: Make good on UA system's strengths

Early this month, Jim Johnsen, the presumptive next president of the University of Alaska system, traveled to Juneau.It's a tough time to be stepping into...
UA system appoints new president

...won't be the only ones returning to the university system this fall.The UA Board of Regents announced Tuesday that Jim Johnsen, a senior vice president with Alaska Communications, will succeed Patrick Gamble as the president of the university...
UA system appoints new president

...named its new president.After searching for months, the university's Board of Regents voted Tuesday to appoint Dr. Jim Johnsen as president. Johnsen, who is currently the senior vice president of human resources and process transformation at...
University of Alaska's presumptive president visits Juneau for question session

University of Alaska president candidate Jim Johnsen said he expects the state university system to be providing fewer academic programs in 10 years, but that the remaining areas...
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UA spews P.R.

...contract negotiations between UA and the 300-member Alaska Community Colleges' Federation of Teachers, but after Jim Johnsen (one of UA President Mark Hamilton's many highly paid vice presidents) misled a student journalist recently, we...
Students for strike vote

...them to not strike. We wish to address that letter. Jim Johnsen, vice president of faculty and staff relations, wrote...sub-standard pay) will leave a sour taste in your mouth, Jim Johnsen, knowing you helped take the whole UA system down...
Union aims to take in last of nonunionized university staff 2002, compared with increases of 6.5 percent to 14 percent for unionized employees, the new union said. But Jim Johnsen, vice president for faculty and staff relations at the University of Alaska, said the average nonunionized worker...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...tenure, which had been marked by praise from faculty, legislators and the board of regents. Hamilton's spokesman, Jim Johnsen, said many individual faculty members are pleased with the decision. He said many have called or e-mailed to thank...


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