James Moeser
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James Moeser

James Moeser
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James Moeser (Jim Wallace, 2002)
Chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Michael Hooker
Holden Thorp
Chancellor of the
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

February 1, 1996 - January 1, 2000
Graham Spanier
Harvey Perlman
Personal details
Born (1939-04-03) April 3, 1939 (age 80)
Colorado City, Texas
Spouse(s)Susan Dickerson Moeser
Alma materUniversity of Texas at Austin
University of Michigan

James Charles Moeser (born April 3, 1939)[1] is a musician and university administrator who served as the ninth chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is a trained concert organist. A native of Colorado City, Texas, Moeser earned bachelor's and master's degrees in music from the University of Texas at Austin and a doctorate from the University of Michigan.

Moeser, formerly chancellor of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, began his work as chancellor at UNC on August 15, 2000. While at UNC he oversaw and introduced many historic changes and improvements for the university, including the Carolina Covenant, Carolina First campaign, Carolina Connects initiative, expansions of genome research at the university, and the passing of a referendum for the nation's largest higher education bond package. Moeser announced on September 26, 2007 that he would relinquish his position as Chancellor on June 30, 2008.[2] He was succeeded by Holden Thorp on June 30, 2008. Following a year-long sabbatical, Moeser returned to UNC as Chancellor Emeritus and professor in the music department.


  1. ^ "International Who's who in Music and Musicians' Directory". Melrose Press. January 8, 1975. Retrieved 2018 – via Google Books.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on June 24, 2008. Retrieved 2007.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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