Andy Johns

Associate Vice Chancellor, UNC Research

Andy Johns is associate vice chancellor for research and is responsible for strategic planning, research policy, infrastructure and elements of regulatory compliance. Johns also works closely with the vice chancellor for research on budget, facilities and other administrative issues. Johns oversees the Office of Clinical Trials and the Office of Research Information Systems, while leading several initiatives aimed at improving intellectual property management and licensing, as well an initiative aimed at promoting the growth of industry-funded research.