The University of California, San Francisco sits within the University of California system. The University of California is governed by the 26-member Board of Regents which has authority over university policies, financial affairs, tuition, and fees. The board appoints the university president. 

Michael V. Drake
President, University of California

UC San Francisco Leadership

Sam Hawgood, MBBS

Catherine R. Lucey, MD
Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost

Deans and Directors

Nicquet Blake, PhD
Dean, Graduate Division
Vice Provost, Student Academic Affairs

Catherine L. Gilliss, PHD, RN, FAAN
Dean, School of Nursing
Associate Vice Chancellor, Nursing Affairs

Kathy Giacomini, PHD, BSPHARM
Dean, School of Pharmacy
Associate Vice Chancellor, Pharmacy Affairs

Talmadge E. King Jr., MD
Dean, School of Medicine
Vice Chancellor, Medical Affairs

Michael Reddy, DMD, DMSc
Dean, School of Dentistry
Associate Vice Chancellor, Oral Health Affairs

Jaime Sepúlveda, MD, DSc, MPH
Executive Director, Global Health Sciences

Chancellor’s Cabinet