Linda Buckley

Linda Buckley, Vice Chair, Chief Planning Officer, University of the Pacific. As Chief Planning Officer Dr. Buckley supports the president, provost, and executive team on matters of strategy and tactical operations planning. Key responsibilities include working with University leaders to implement the Pacific 2020 strategic plan, supporting academic planning, institutional effectiveness activities, and technology planning within the Office of the Provost, facilitating processes to integrate and align multi-campus planning efforts and overseeing the Office of Institutional Research. She holds a B.A. in English from the University of Georgia, Athens; she earned her M.A. in Linguistics and M.A. and Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of California, Davis.