Larry Gianchetta Interview, June 1, 2006


David Brooks



Download Audio Interview (55.4 MB)

Download Transcript of Larry Gianchetta interview (361 KB)


Larry Gianchetta discusses his career at the University of Montana from the time he was hired in 1969 as an instructor in the School of Business Administration to his tenure as Dean of the school (1985-2015). He also recalls working as the University’s head tennis coach in the 1980s. Gianchetta describes some of the changes that occurred within the school during the late 20th century, including the construction of the Gallagher Business building. He concludes by listing some of his achievements during his time as dean which include successful programs that he endorsed and outstanding faculty members he hired.


Media is loading

Document Type

Oral History


University of Montana School of Business Administration; University of Montana administration; Gallagher Business building

Original Date


Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage




Original Collection

University of Montana Oral History Project, OH 408, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library


Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 /

Oral History Number

OH 408-013

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound file (1:00:32 min.) : digital, + 1 transcript (25 p. : 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

1:00:32 minutes

Local Filename

oh 408-01.mp3; OH408-013.pdf

Larry Gianchetta Interview, June 1, 2006