Director, Resource Development
Dante Noto is responsible for managing, executing and evaluating resource development strategies. Noto most recently served as Associate Director of Research Development and External Relations for the UC Humanities Research Institute (UCHRI), a systemwide institute located at UC Irvine. In that role, he also served as senior program manager for the MacArthur Foundation-funded Digital Media and Learning Competition, an international program designed to find and to inspire the most novel uses of new media in support of learning.
Prior to that, he spent twelve years at UCOP as Director of Humanities, Arts and Social Science Research in the Office of Research and Graduate Studies. Noto also served as the first executive director of the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM), a nonprofit teaching and research professional association based in Washington, DC and administered programs funded by the Sloan Foundation, Ford Foundation, and Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation to increase the number of students from underrepresented groups entering public service.
He received his graduate degree in liberal studies from Duke University and studied English literature at Oxford University.