The rector of the University of Valparaíso, Aldo Valle, will head a new board of directors whose executive committee will have seven members. This new committee will begin its session in March 2015.
The Council of Rectors of Chilean Universities, in its plenary session held at the University of Tarapacá, elected its new board of directors, expressed in an Executive Committee made up of seven members and headed by the rector of the University of Valparaíso, Aldo Valle.
The members of the Executive Committee for this new term will be the aforementioned rector Aldo Valle as Executive Vice President; the rector of the Universidad Católica del Maule, Diego Durán as Alternate Vice President, plus the presidents of the Consortium of State Universities, G9 and the Regional University Group and the rectors Sergio Bravo (Universidad de La Frontera) and Darcy Fuenzalida (Universidad Santa María). This new directive will begin its functions in March 2015.
The current Executive Vice President of the Council of Rectors, Juan Manuel Zolezzi -who decided not to reappoint the position- congratulated the election of this new board of directors, noting that "we hope that they will continue the work of positioning the Council as a relevant actor, especially in the face of alternatives. that the reform to higher education will present to us ".
The plenary of the Council unanimously recognized the work of Rector Zolezzi, expressed in milestones such as the installation of the Ranking of Notes and the implementation of a Single Admission System, as well as the implementation of an agenda of changes after knowing the results of the Pearson Report about the PSU.