Academic Affairs

Warren von Eschenbach

Warren von Eschenbach

As the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Warren von Eschenbach, Ph.D., supports the chief strategy officer, chancellor, and campus presidents to facilitate cost-effective curricular, pedagogical, and programmatic innovation. Von Eschenbach will provide pro-active and responsive administrative support to campuses, drive curricular and programmatic innovation in teaching, research, and student success, and will advise the chief strategy officer, chancellor, and other UNT System leadership on developing a long-term academic strategic plan suitable to the demands and changing expectations of the 21st century.

Prior to coming to UNT System, von Eschenbach was a faculty member and administrator at the University of Notre Dame. Serving in multiple leadership roles in the Provost’s Office, he successfully developed new academic and degree programs, fostered research collaborations and service-learning opportunities for students, and implemented initiatives to support undergraduate research, graduate training, and faculty development.

Von Eschenbach holds a doctorate in Philosophy from The University of Texas at Austin, his M.A. from Marquette University, and his bachelor’s degree from Trinity University.