Higher Ed Leaders Support Public Access, 2009-2010

The presidents, provosts, and chancellors of these large, small, public, and private U.S. universities and colleges have gone on record in support of the Federal Research Public Access Act (2009-2010 introduction).

Join them and endorse the Federal Research Public Access Act today.

Other supporters are invited to express their commitment by writing to Congress through the Alliance for Taxpayer Access Web site.

For more information on the proposed legislation, see the Alliance for Taxpayer Access Web site.


120 individuals support FRPAA as of July 19, 2010. Numbers in parentheses (n) indicate the letter signed by the individual. Individual letters are described at the bottom of this page. Please send questions and comments to Jennifer McLennan (jennifer [at] arl [dot] org).


Elizabeth Kiss, President, Agnes Scott College (1)

Donna M. Randall, President, Albion College (1)

Anthony W. Marx, President, Amherst College (1)

Elizabeth Capaldi, Executive Vice President and Provost, Arizona State University (2)

R. F. Shangraw, Vice President Research and Economic Affairs, Arizona State University (2)

Steven C. Bails, President Augustana College (1)

Marjorie Hass, President, Austin College (1)

Leon Botstein, President, Bard College (1)

Debora Spar, President, Barnard College (1)

Elaine Tuttle Hansen, President, Bates College (1)

Scott Bierman, President, Beloit College (1)

Barry Mills, President, Bowdoin College (1)

Jane McAuliffe, President, Bryn Mawr College (1)

Brian C. Mitchell, President, Bucknell University (1)

Robert A. Oden, President, Carleton (1)

Mark Kamlet, Provost and Senior Vice President, Carnegie Mellon University (6)

William D. Adams, President, Colby College (1)

Grant H. Cornwell, President, The College of Wooster (1)

Lyle D. Roelofs, Interim President, Colgate University (1)

Michael McFarland, President, College of the Holy Cross (1)

Richard F. Celeste, President, Colorado College (1)

Leo I. Higdon Jr., President, Connecticut College (1)

Kent Fuchs, Provost, Cornell University (6)

Carol Folt, Dean of Faculty and Acting Provost, Dartmouth College (6)

Thomas W. Ross, President, Davidson College (1)

Dale Knobel, President, Denison University (1)

Brian W. Casey, President, DePauw University (1)

William G. Durden, President, Dickinson College (1)

Robert Weisbuch, President, Drew University (1)

Peter Lange, Provost, Duke University (6)

Douglas C. Bennett, President and Professor of Politics, Earlham College (1)

Marilyn Sheerer, Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs, East Carolina University (7)

Donald R. Eastman III, President, Eckerd College (1)

John A. Fry, President, Franklin and Marshall College (1)

David E. Shi, President, Furman University (1)

Janet Riggs, President, Gettysburg College (1)

Gayle Davis, Provost and Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs, Grand Valley State University (7)

Thomas Haas, President, Grand Valley State University (7)

Russell K. Osgood, President, Grinnell College (1)

Jack R. Ohle, President, Gustavus Adolphus College (1)

Joan Hinde Stewart, President, Hamilton College (1)

Steven E. Hyman, Provost, Harvard University (5)(6)
 
Karen Hanson, Provost and Executive Vice President, Indiana University (6)

Charles Bantz, Chancellor, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (7)

James E. Bultman, President, Hope College (1)

Eileen B. Wilson-Oyelaran, President, Kalamazoo College (1)

Ruth A. Dyer, Interim Provost, Kansas State University (2)

S. Georgia Nugent, President, Kenyon College (1)

Daniel H. Weiss, President, Lafayette College (1)

Jill Beck, President, Lawrence University (1)

Brian C. Rosenberg, President, Macalester College (1)

David Hodge, President, Miami University (6)

Kim A. Wilcox, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Michigan State University (6)

Ronald D. Liebowitz, President, Middlebury College (1)

Robert Franklin, President, Morehouse College (1)

Marvin Krislov, President, Oberlin College (1)

E. Gordon Gee, President, Ohio State University (6)

Joseph Alutto, Provost, Ohio State University (6)

Rock Jones, President, Ohio Wesleyan University (1)

Sabah Randhawa, Provost and Executive Vice-President, Oregon State University (2)

Rodney A. Erickson, Executive Vice President and Provost, Pennsylvania State University (6)

Christopher L. Eisgruber, Provost, Princeton (6)

Colin S. Diver, President, Reed College (1)

William Troutt, President, Rhodes College (1)

Lewis M. Duncan, President, Rollins College (1)

Philip Furmanski, Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey (6)

William L. Fox, President. St. Lawrence University (1)

Michael T. Marsden, Dean of the College and Academic Vice President, St. Norbert College (6)

David R. Anderson, President, St. Olaf College (1)

Karen R. Lawrence, President, Sarah Lawrence College (1)

Philip A. Glotzbach, President, Skidmore College (1)

Carol T. Christ, President, Smith College (1)

Don S. Rice, Provost and Vice Chancellor, Southern Illinois University Carbondale (2)

Beverly Tatum, President, Spelman College (1)

John Etchemendy, Provost, Stanford University (6)

Rebecca Chopp, President, Swarthmore College (1)

Eric F. Spina, Vice Chancellor and Provost, Syracuse University (6)

Bob Smith, Provost and Senior Vice President, Texas Tech University (2)

John R. Brazil, President, Trinity University (TX) (1)

Michael A. Bernstein, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, Tulane University (6)

Mary Croughan, Chair, Academic Council, University of California (4)

Lawrence Pitts, Provost and Executive Vice President, Academic Affairs, University of California (6)

George Breslauer, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, University of California, Berkeley (6)

Enrique J. Lavernia, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor, University of California, Davis (6)

Russell L. Moore, Interim Vice Chancellor for Research, University of Colorado – Boulder (2)

Michael J. Hogan, President, University of Connecticut (3)

Reed Dasenbrock, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, University of Hawaii at Manoa (2)

Gary K. Ostrander, Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education, University of Hawai’i at Manoa (2)

R. Michael Tanner, Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, University of Illinois at Chicago (6)

Robert Easter, Chancellor and Provost (Interim), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (7)

Wallace Loh, Executive Vice President and Provost, University of Iowa (6)

Danny Anderson, Interim Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor, University of Kansas (7)

Steven F. Warren, Vice Provost for Research, University of Kansas (2)

Danny J. Anderson, Vice Provost for Academic Affairs, University of Kansas (2)

Robert A. Kennedy, President, University of Maine (3)

Robert C. Holub, Chancellor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (3)

Brian L. Foster, Provost, University of Missouri – Columbia (2)

Robert Duncan, Vice Chancellor for Research, University of Missouri – Columbia (2)

Neal Smatresk, Executive Vice President and Provost, University of Nevada, Las Vegas (2)

Mark W. Huddleston, President, University of New Hampshire (3)

David Perrin, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor, University of North Carolina at Greensboro (7)

James Bean, Senior Vice President and Provost, University of Oregon (2)

Vincent Price, Provost, University of Pennsylvania (6)

James V. Maher, Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor, University of Pittsburgh (6)

David Dooley, President, University of Rhode Island (3)

Jennifer Turpin, Provost and Academic Vice President, University of San Francisco (7)

Donald R. Bobbitt, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, University of Texas at Arlington (6)

Steven W. Leslie, Executive Vice-President and Provost, University of Texas at Austin (6)

David W. Pershing, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, University of Utah (2)

Raymond T. Coward, Executive Vice President and Provost, Utah State University (2)

Daniel M. Fogel, President, University of Vermont (3)

Catherine B. Hill, President, Vassar College (1)

Francis Macrina, Vice President for Research, Virginia Commonwealth University (7)

Patrick E. White, President, Wabash College (1)

Jill Tiefenthaler, Provost, Wake Forest University (7)

Kenneth P. Ruscio, President, Washington and Lee University (1)

Edward S. Macias, Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Washington University in St. Louis (2) (6)

H. Kim Bottomly, President, Wellesley College (1)

George Bridges, President, Whitman College (1)

M. Lee Pelton, President, Willamette University (1)


 

 

 

Letters:

(1) Oberlin Group (09/09) 

(2) Greater Western Library Alliance (10/09) 

(3) New England Land-grant Universities (11/09) 

(4) University of California Academic Senate (08/09) 

(5) Harvard University Provost (07/09) 

(6) Open Letter to the Higher Education Community (04/10) 

(7) SPARC Statement 

(Supporters of the 2006 introduction are listed at Higher Ed Leaders Support Public Access, 2006)

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