The University of Nebraska at Omaha has named B.J. Reed senior vice chancellor for academic and student affairs.
Reed has served as dean of the College of Public Affairs and Community Service and was chairman of the School of Public Administration. He has also been the executive associate to the chancellor and, most recently, the interim senior vice chancellor for academic and student affairs.
In a statement, UNO Chancellor John Christensen said Reed's "demonstrated leadership and extensive understanding of UNO's mission will allow him to continue the momentum the campus currently enjoys."
Reed's appointment is effective Feb. 1, pending approval by the NU Board of Regents.