UAS Chancellor - Aparna Palmer

Aparna Palmer

Aparna Palmer

UAS Chancellor

University of Alaska Southeast

11066 Auke Lake Way Juneau, AK 99801


Dr. Aparna Dileep-Nageswaran Palmer has been appointed by UA President Pat Pitney to serve as the Chancellor of the University of Alaska Southeast (UAS).

Dr. Palmer previously served as a Vice President at Front Range Community College (FRCC), which is part of the Colorado Community College System (CCCS). She was the chief executive of the Boulder County Campus and interim chief executive of the Larimer County Campus, and brings 25 years of experience in higher education. 

As Chancellor, Dr. Palmer will provide strategic leadership in fulfilling UAS’ mission, including budget development, academic planning and program assessments, student and enrollment services, administrative services, and community relations.