James E. "Jim" Main joined UNT Dallas as Executive Vice President for Administration & Chief Financial Officer in June 2018, overseeing all financial functions, as well as facilities and police/campus safety.
Main served the University of Nebraska from 1988 to 2005, most recently as Assistant Vice Chancellor for Business and Finance. After leaving Nebraska, subsequent positions included: Vice President Finance/Administration at Southern Oregon University; Vice President Administration/CFO at Cal State Monterrey Bay; and Sr. Vice President Administration, Finance and Chief Operating Officer at the Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science.
A veteran of the United States Marine Corps who served in Vietnam, Main volunteers for the Dallas VA Medical Center.
He received both his bachelor's degree in Education and his master's degree in Education Administration from the University of Connecticut.