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2 University of Alaska officials step down

...Officer Ashok Roy and Chief Human Resources Officer Erik Seastedt submitted their resignations Monday.UA President Jim Johnsen, who started in September, said in a memo that Roy and Seastedt had resigned after speaking with him.University...
UA OKs tuition increase, $960M budget

...percent hike.The regents approved the lower increase rate Wednesday after voting to amend University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen's initial proposal for a higher raise in tuition, The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.The regents have also...
UAF admits mishandling of sexual assault cases

...and sends the wrong message to victims and perpetrators of this heinous violence."University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen, who joined Powers at the news conference, said a third-party investigation has begun into why the perpetrators...
With cuts on horizon, UA needs budget hike just to stay level

...due to plunging oil prices, more cuts are expected for FY2017.Before planning for those reductions, UA president Jim Johnsen said, the university needs to conclude how much is needed to keep existing programs going.For FY2017, according...
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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...
My Turn: Investing in the state's future through the Univeristy of Alaska

...becomes available, information on UA's contingency budget and process will also be available at this site.? Dr. Jim Johnsen was appointed to serve as the 14th president of the University of Alaska in July 2015. He also worked in the UA system...
UA regents say they failed to hear HAARP

University of Alaska regents reacted with disappointment Thursday as president Jim Johnsen announced that the UA system will loan $2 million to the University of Alaska Fairbanks? Geophysical Institute to restart a...
U. of Alaska president could get up to $75K bonus

...The new University of Alaska president has a contract that includes a yearly performance bonus of up to $75,000.Jim Johnsen was hired in July with a 5-year contract that includes an annual salary of $325,000. Fairbanks Daily News-Miner...
University president prioritizes UAF engineering building

...half-finished engineering building at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is a top priority.University President Jim Johnsen has included a $34.8 million request to complete work on the building in his proposed $134.8 million capital budget...


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