Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

University of California Office of the President and Its Constituencies, 1983-1995 Volume I

Interviewee(s):
Arditti, Stephen A.
Baker, William B.
Brady, Ronald A.
Frazer, William R.
Hopper, Cornelius L.
Interviewer(s):
Hicke, Carole
LaBerge, Germaine
Lage, Ann
Title:
University of California Office of the President and Its Constituencies, 1983-1995 Volume I
Abstract:
Vol. 1, The Office of the President. Interviews with Stephen A. Arditti, director of State Government Relations; William B. Baker, vice president, Budget and University Relations; Ronald W. Brady, senior vice president, Administration; William R. Frazer, senior vice president, Academic Affairs; and Cornelius L. Hopper, M.D., vice president, Health Affairs. Senior administrators in the Office of the President discuss the University of California's budget process; interaction with the state legislature, the governor, and the Board of Regents; contracts with the federal government for management of the national laboratories; technology transfer initiative; planning for new campuses; executive compensation and retirement benefits (including the Voluntary Early Retirement Incentive Plans); divestment from South Africa and affirmative action in admissions. Interview with Lawrence Hershman, vice president and director of the budget, primarily regarding David Gardner's presidency.
Subject area(s):
Education, University of California
Interview date(s):
1997 1998
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11336957
Rights:
Arditti, Stephen A., William B. Baker, Ronald A. Brady, William R. Frazer and Cornelius L. Hopper. "University of California Office of the President and Its Constituencies, 1983-1995 Volume I." Interview by Carole Hicke, Germaine LaBerge and Ann Lage in 1997 and 1998. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2002.