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About the Vice President

Ellen Horsch

Ellen S. Horsch

VP for Administration

MA, Economics

BS, Business


311 Lakeshore Center


Ellen S. Horsch was appointed vice president for administration at Michigan Technological University in 2004. She oversees the A. E. Seaman Mineral Museum, Auxiliary Services, Business Operations, Facilities Management, and Human Resources.

From 1991 to 2004, Horsch was director of the University's human resources department, directing the functions of payroll, employment, faculty personnel, labor relations, compensation, classification, and benefits. From 1989 to 1991, she was manager of employee relations operations.

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