Harold (Hal) Williamson Jr. has been named the permanent vice chancellor for the MU health system. He was serving as the interim vice chancellor for the last six months.
Chancellor Brady Deaton comments from a news release…
Dr. Williamson has provided outstanding leadership during this interim period. Given his devotion to the highest standards in health care and the health sciences and his ability to successfully integrate the educational and clinical areas of this complex organization, he is the perfect choice to continue in this position on a permanent basis.
Looking over the health system will include University of Missouri Health Care, the School of Medicine, University Physicians, the Sinclair School of Nursing and the School of Health Professions.
Williamson has been on the faculty at MU since 1982 and has served in many directorial positions over the course of his career.