Academic, Faculty and Student Affairs

Jacqueline L. Mok, Ph.D.
Vice President

Among the duties and responsibility of the division are the establishment and monitoring of policies that affect academic programs, academic initiatives, faculty appointments, promotions, tenure, and student life. The division also manages required and requested reporting submitted to The University of Texas System, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, the Legislative Budget Board, and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, in addition to other various external agencies. The Vice President for Academic, Faculty and Student Affairs serves as the Chief Academic Affairs Officer and a member of the Executive Committee, and reports directly to the President of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.

Six core areas under the Vice President for Academic, Faculty and Student Affairs are committed to making lives better for our faculty and learners so they can be successful in their academic and professional careers.

Our Leadership Team

Dana Aufrance
Assistant to the Vice President for Academic, Faculty and Student Affairs

Blanca T. Bauer, Ph.D
Assistant Vice President,
Academic Assessment
and Effectiveness

Bonnie Blankmeyer
Executive Director, Academic, Faculty and Student Ombudsperson & ADA Compliance Office

Owen Ellard
Senior Director of Libraries

Blanca Guerra
Registrar

Le’Keisha Johnson
Director, Office of Student Life and Student Ombudsperson

Nancy Jones
Director, Office of Institutional Research

John Kaulfus
Chief Student Affairs Officer and
Title IX Director

Ellen Nystrom
Director, Office of Veteran Services and Financial Aid

Oscar Prieto
Manager, Finance and Administration

Mia Veve
Director, Student Counseling Center

Julie Wilbers
Director, Office of International Services

Office of the Vice President for Academic, Faculty and Student Affairs

Dana Aufrance
Assistant to the Vice President for Academic, Faculty and Student Affairs

Blanca T. Bauer, Ph.D
Assistant Vice President,
Academic Assessment
and Effectiveness

Sharon Carpenter
Database Report Writing Analyst – Senior

Jason Hensley
Database Report Writing Analyst – Associate

Nancy K. Jones
Director, Office of Institutional Research

John Kaulfus
Chief Student Affairs Officer and
Title IX Director

Phillip Minor
Database Report Writing Analyst – Associate

Oscar Prieto
Manager, Finance and Administration

Kristan Ramirez
Administrative Assistant – Senior

Gina Schiller
Executive Assistant,
Office of Institutional
Effectiveness

Nina Sosa
Deputy Title IX Coordinator and Investigator