Finance

Welcome to the Office of the Vice President for Finance & Administration/ CFO!

Message from Dr. Ashok K. Roy

This administrative unit is responsible for the financial well-being of the University of Alaska and supports its core mission of teaching, research, and service by effectively managing its critical financial resources.

We pride ourselves in combining deep technical expertise with top-drawer customer service. Our balance sheet is strong, and our focus is always on the needs of our students, faculty, and staff. Through innovative leadership and commitment, our Office is engaged in “Shaping Alaska’s Future” both now and for years to come.  Through our effective financial and resource planning efforts, we remain steadfast in our “Accountability to the People of Alaska”.

Please feel free to let us know if we can further improve any of our services.

Ashok K. Roy, Ph.D., MS, M.Ed., MA, CIA, CBA, CFSA
Vice President for Finance & Administration/ Chief Financial Officer
& Associate Professor of Business Administration

Selected Publications on Alaska:

  • “Time for U.S. & Alaska to Ramp Up Arctic Infrastructure in a Dance to the Music of Time”: Alaska Business Monthly. (November, 2014).
  • Commentary (by invitation) on “Education” in Mid-Year Economic Outlook for state of Alaska: Alaska Business Monthly. (July, 2014).
  • “U.S. Relationships with Asia-Pacific Region: A Confluence of Imperatives for Alaska”: Alaska Business Monthly. (April, 2014).
  • Interview with Marine Trader (England) published under title: “Final Frontier: The Arctic Ocean up for Grabs ”: Alaska Business Monthly under Breaking News. (March 6, 2014).
  • “Between Strait and Sea: Ottawa's Northwest Passage dilemma with implications for Alaska”: Alaska Business Monthly. (February, 2014).
  • Commentary (by invitation) on “Higher Education - Alaska Economy” in 2014 Economic Outlook for state of Alaska: Alaska Business Monthly. (January, 2014).
  • “The Challenge of College Affordability: University of Alaska is a bargain in shaping the future”: Alaska Business Monthly. (October, 2013).
  • “Alaska's College Savings Program: A Jewel in the Crown of the University of Alaska”: Alaska Business Monthly. (August, 2013).
  • Commentary (by invitation) on “Education" in Mid-Year Economic Outlook for state of Alaska: Alaska Business Monthly. (July, 2013).
  • “The Three Poles (Arctic, Antarctic, and Himalayas) connection: Normative Economic Concepts for Alaska”: Alaska Business Monthly. (June, 2013).
  • “The Enigma of Support for Higher Education: Impact on Alaska”: Alaska Business Monthly. (April, 2013).
  • “Alaska’s North Slope and LNG: North America’s energy bridge to Asia”: Alaska Business Monthly. (February, 2013).
  • “Ratify the Law of the Sea Treaty: Implications for Alaska and why there’s no time to lose”: Alaska Business Monthly. (November, 2012).
  • “Strategies to Prepare Alaska for the Economic Marathon”: Alaska Business Monthly. (October, 2012).

Elaine Main, B.B.A.
Executive Assistant to the CFO

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