Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Roger Samuelsen: Connections and Friendships: Roger Samuelsen’s Years with the University of California

Interviewee(s):
Samuelsen, Roger
Interviewer(s):
Burnett, Paul
Title:
Roger Samuelsen: Connections and Friendships: Roger Samuelsen’s Years with the University of California
Abstract:
Roger Samuelsen has held a number of key administrative positions for the University of California System. A graduate of UC Berkeley's School of Law in 1964, Samuelsen was the Director of the UC's Natural Reserve System from 1974 until 1991. He subsequently served on the Executive Staff to the Site Selection Task Force, which was responsible for recommending to the President and The Regents the site of the tenth campus, and assumed several leadership roles during the early development of UC Merced. Throughout his career, he has maintained a deep involvement in UC Berkeley, and served on multiple boards and committees. He has also served on boards and committees with the Save the Redwoods League, the Lindsay Wildlife Museum, and the Orinda Community Church.
Subject area(s):
Education and University of California
Natural Resources, Land Use, and the Environment
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Rights:
Samuelsen, Roger. "Roger Samuelsen: Connections and Friendships: Roger Samuelsen’s Years with the University of California." Interview by Paul Burnett in . Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, .