Listening sessions announced for CALS dean search

The search committee for the next dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences will host two open forums next week to solicit feedback from the university community. Both forums will be livestreamed via Zoom so off-campus stakeholders may participate. The forum dates and locations are:

  • Monday, March 26 (noon-1 p.m., Memorial Union Gold Room), live webinar (join by phone: 669-900-6833, ID No. 295238679)
  • Friday, March 30 (4-5 p.m., 1951 Food Sciences), live webinar (join by phone: 669-900-6833, ID No. 298365885)

The sessions are an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to learn more about the search and provide input on characteristics they would like to see in the next dean. Questions may be submitted during each session using the webinar chat window or via email,

Nominations for the position may be submitted at any time to search committee co-chairs Guru Rao, associate vice president for research; or David Spalding, dean of the Ivy College of Business.

Additional information on the search, including the position description, is available on the provost's website.


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