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Chancellor Lovell Announces Resignation »

Hello and welcome to my website. I am proud to be part of this university and to serve our faculty, staff and students, city and state as Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

When I speak to leaders across the region, they uniformly say that UWM will generate ideas and technology to address the challenges of the city and state for decades to come. They do not just expect that from UWM, but they need that from UWM.

I welcome the opportunities that these expectations bring and appreciate your interest in learning more about how we are moving forward.

Michael R. Lovell, Chancellor

We will be a top-tier research university that is the best place to learn and work for students, faculty and staff, and that is a leading driver for sustainable prosperity.
We will accomplish this through a commitment to excellence, powerful ideas, community and global engagement, and collaborative partnerships.
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Chancellor Lovell

Michael R. Lovell was confirmed as the Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee by the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents on May 2, 2011. He had served as Interim Chancellor since October 1, 2010.

Chancellor Lovell joined UWM in 2008 as dean of the College of Engineering & Applied Science and a professor of mechanical engineering. Since then, he has been named a State of Wisconsin Distinguished Professor.  Read more »

To keep the university and region moving forward, several campus and community initiatives are moving forward with the chancellor's leadership.
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