Thursday June 7, 2007

Campus Report June 7, 2007

Provost Fred Pestello appointed a search committee for the dean of the School of Business Administration with the goal of having a new dean in place no later than July 1, 2008.

Provost Fred Pestello this week appointed a search committee for the dean of the School of Business Administration.

The members of the committee are:

* Thomas Ferratt – search committee chair and Sherman-Standard Register Professor of MIS

* Deborah Bickford – associate provost for academic affairs and learning initiatives and professor, management and marketing

* Thomas Burkhardt – vice president for finance and administrative services

* Richard Davis – member, board of trustees and founder and former president, Nuveen Flagship Financial Inc.

* Jay Janney – assistant professor, management and marketing

* Father Paul Marshall, S.M. – rector and member, board of trustees

* Nancy Mohan – chair and associate professor, economics and finance

* Paul Morman – dean emeritus and professor, history

* Donna Street – Al and Marcie Mahrt Chair in Accounting.

The goal is to have a new dean in place no later than July 1, 2008.

Elizabeth Gustafson, former chair of economics and finance, will serve as interim dean, beginning July 1, 2007, when Dean Pat Meyers begins an appointment as special assistant to the president.