Assistant to the Vice Provost
Caolfionn (Keelin) Yenney serves as Assistant to the Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Education. She supports various projects related to undergraduate curriculum, policy, and student success.
Keelin has been at the University of Minnesota since 2015. Prior to OUE, she worked as a college advisor in the College of Liberal Arts and departmental advisor with the School of Statistics. She also has experience as an instructor for the Leadership Minor, CLA Career Services, and with the Learning Abroad Center. Before arriving at the University of Minnesota, Keelin served at a variety of institutions working in advising, administrative support, and event management.
In 2019 Keelin earned her PhD in Organizational Leadership and Policy Development from the University of Minnesota. She received an M.A. in Social and Cultural Foundations of Education from DePaul University and B.A. in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; Educational Studies; and Music from Macalester College.