Richard Pierson of UAMS Will Retire Nov. 1 by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 5/14/2012 12:00 am Updated 6 years ago Richard Pierson, a vice chancellor at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, is retiring Nov. 1. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.