Dr. Bradley W. Sheriff

Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration


Dr. Brad Sheriff joined the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith in May 2016 as Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration.  He came to us from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where he had served as Assistant Vice Chancellor of Business and Finance for Academic Affairs since June 2012. 


In May 2018, Dr. Sheriff received a Doctor of Philosophy in Global Leadership with a specialization in Higher Education Administration from Indiana Institute of Technology, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Prior to that, he completed a Certificate Program in Higher Education Management Development at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  Dr. Sheriff has a Master of Business Administration (Honors graduate) from the University of Illinois, Springfield, Illinois and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management (Honors graduate) from Greenville College in Greenville, Illinois.  Dr. Sheriff is a certified management accountant.


Dr. Sheriff supervises the UAFS areas of Finance and Business Services, Human Resources, Plant Operations, Technology Services, and the University Police Department.