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Dean Van Galen

Dean Van Galen

Board of Trustees & Officers, Advisory Committee | Advisory Committee Chair

Dean Van Galen is the 18th Chancellor of UW-River Falls, and holds a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry. Prior to his selection as chancellor, he served as vice president for university advancement at the University of West Florida (Pensacola). Van Galen was elected to the WiSys Board and selected as Chair of the WiSys Advisory Committee in November 2013.


Chancellor, University of Wisconsin-River Falls.