The Chancellor is the chief academic and administrative officer charged with providing academic and administrative leadership and management of the UMSL campus.

The primary duty of the Chancellor is to attain excellence in: academic and teaching programs to educate students of all ages; research; outreach to the citizens of Missouri through extension and other services; and the advancement of economic growth of Missouri and its citizens; all within the resources available to each university as approved by the Board. The Chancellor also grows the university advancement program through private fundraising and other activities that increase community support for the university and the UM System.

The Chancellor of the University of Missouri-St. Louis, as well as the Chancellors of the other three UM System universities, are appointed by and report to the President of the University of Missouri System. In addition to their university responsibilities, the Chancellor serves as a General Officer to advise the President on all matters affecting the UM System. Learn more.

Additional Resources

Interim Chancellor Kristin Sobolik

UMSL Organizational Chart

Executive Searches

University of Missouri System

Board of Curators

Office of the President