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UNTS Chancellor Lee F. Jackson  

UNT System Chancellor

Lee Jackson is Chancellor of the University of North Texas System (UNTS). He was appointed to the position on September 1, 2002, after three decades of service in government in Dallas and the State of Texas. He is responsible for policy direction, planning, and oversight of the University of North Texas (Denton), the UNT Health Science Center (Fort Worth), the UNT Dallas campus (the future UNT Dallas), and many other system initiatives. See Chancellor's full bio. See Chancellor's presentations.

Chancellor's staff.

    UNT System Building
1901 Main Street
Dallas, Texas 75201
(214) 752-8585
Fax: (214) 752-8827
Metro: (817) 267-0652


Rosemary R. Haggett  

Vice Chancellor Academic Affairs and Student Success

As the UNTS Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Student Success, Dr. Haggett directs the University of North Texas System’s academic planning, reporting, and campus support. As Chief Academic Officer, she provides leadership and consultation in the development of the academic planning process, academic and research policy, and academic personnel policy. Full bio...


Vice Chancellor Administrative Services

The Vice Chancellor for Administrative Services is responsible for managing campus master planning and major construction for all of the University of North Texas (UNT) System campuses. The Vice Chancellor is also responsible for all land acquisition as well as mineral leases. The VC performs various administrative special assignments for the Chancellor including work in Human Resources and coordinating a staff reorganization study.

Terry Pankratz  

Vice Chancellor Finance

Pankratz serves as the chief business officer for the UNT System providing oversight and coordination of the financial activities of the System as a whole and each component institution. Pankratz provides advice and counsel on multiple aspects of system management, and directs the preparation of short-term and long-range financial plans and directs the organization and administration of procedures and systems necessary to maintain proper financial records, and adequate accounting controls and services; and leads and directs the establishment of the UNT System annual operating budget. Full bio...

Nancy S. Footer  

Vice Chancellor General Counsel

Nancy S. Footer has been Vice Chancellor and General Counsel since March 2004. Previously, Ms. Footer was General Counsel for Bowling Green State University, where she also served as an adjunct faculty member in the College of Education and Human Development teaching higher education law. Prior to her tenure at BGSU, she served as Associate General Counsel for the University of Houston System. Full bio...

TJ "Jack" Morton  

Vice Chancellor Government Relations

Since 2002 Mr. Morton has served as Vice Chancellor for Government Relations managing all governmental affairs for the UNTS and its institutions. From 1994 to 2002, Mr. Morton served as Associate Vice Chancellor for Legal and Public Affairs for the Texas State University System with emphasis on legislative affairs in addition to handling specific legal duties on behalf of the system’s institutions. Full bio...



UNT System Building | 1901 Main Street | Dallas, Texas 75201 | (214) 752-8585 Fax (214) 752-8827
Kay Miles  

Kay Miles

Assistant to the Chancellor
Manages the day-to-day operations of the Chancellor's Office and provides senior administrative support to the Chancellor. Assists with special projects, personnel matters, and requests from the Board of Regents. Oversees operating budget and records management. Handles information requests from the public and UNT System component institutions.

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