New Vice Chancellor for University Advancement

May 19, 2022
Kim A. Wilcox
May 19, 2022

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Monique Dozier as UC Riverside’s next Vice Chancellor for University Advancement, subject to approval by UC President Michael Drake. Dozier’s appointment at UCR will begin on August 1, 2022. 

Dozier is Vice President for Institutional Advancement at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Ga. In her role as chief advancement officer, Dozier recently led Morehouse to the most successful fundraising years in its more than 150-year history. 

Previously, Dozier spent 13 years at Michigan State University in multiple advancement roles including Assistant Vice President for Advancement Information Systems and Donor Strategy and Director of Development and External Relations in the College of Nursing. 

A national advancement leader, Dozier’s more than two decades of higher education advancement experience includes roles at DePaul University and Saint Mary’s College in Indiana. She serves on the board of trustees for the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and on the Salesforce Advancement Advisory Board. 

Dozier attended Bethel University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in computer information systems management. 

I would like to extend my gratitude to the members of the search advisory committee:

Brian Haynes, Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs (Chair)
Alex Airhart, Gift Administration Specialist, Advancement Administration
Susan Atherton, UCR Foundation Board of Trustees, Immediate Past Chair
Matthew Barth, CE-CERT Director and Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Patricia Cardoso, Professor of Theatre, Film, and Digital Production
Liz Davis, Associate Professor, Psychology 
Mark Davis, Vice Chancellor, University Relations, UC Santa Cruz
Jeff Girod, Director, CHASS Marketing and Communications
Brian Hawley, UCR Foundation Board of Trustees, Chair
Mariam Lam, Vice Chancellor, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Wes Mallette, Director of Athletics
Kim McDade, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer, University Advancement
Randy Olson, President, UCR Alumni Association
DuBron Rabb, Director of Development, CNAS
Elizabeth Romero, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Government and Community Relations
Dongwei Sun, Graduate Student
Kathryn Uhrich, Dean, College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Ofelia Valdez-Yeager, UCR Alumni Association Board Member
Albert Wang, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering