April 4 update: LCB and AAA deans' presentations at 2 and 4

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The second week of finalist interviews in the search for four new deans will bring a new slate of candidates to campus. Provost Scott Coltrane says the interview process is going very well, and he continues to encourage faculty and staff to attend the public presentations.

The complete schedule and candidate information is available below and on the Office of the Provost website. Candidate information is made available three days before their interviews. Feedback surveys are posted after each candidates’ interviews are complete. The schedule for all the public presentations is available now, so that people can mark their calendars ahead.

Two public presentations are scheduled for today:

  • Lundquist College of Business — Robert Hooijberg presents from 2-3 p.m., Room 125 A.B. Chiles Business
  • Architecture and Allied Arts — Mark Elison Hoversten presents from 4-5 p.m., 156 Straub (updated)

Finalists for deans of the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Architecture and Allied Arts, the School of Journalism and Communication and the Lundquist College of Business are scheduled to be on campus March 28 through April 8 for interviews and campus presentations. At times candidates in all four searches may be on campus on the same day.

Each day the Around the O - Executive Academic Searches page will be updated with new information about the search process, candidate information and candidate surveys. This information will also be provide in the Around the O emails on Mondays and Thursdays.

College of Arts and Sciences

Candidate A: March 28-30 — Ruth Ann Atchley

Candidate B: March 29-April 1 — W. Andrew Marcus

Candidate C: March 31-April 1 — Kathleen Canning

Candidate D: April 4-5 — Alan Houston

Lundquist College of Business

Candidate A: March 28-29 — Rachel Croson

Candidate B: March 30-31, 2016 — H. Rao Unnava

 Candidate C: April 4-5 Robert Hooijberg

School of Architecture and Allied Arts

Candidate A: March 28-29 — Christoph Lindner

Candidate B: March 31 - April 1, 2016 — Renée Cheng

Candidate C: April 4-5 — Mark Elison

Candidate D: April 6-7 — Nancy Pollock-Ellwand

School of Journalism and Communication

Candidate A: March 28-29 — Michelle Ferrier

Candidate B: March 31-April 1 — Brad Rawlins

Candidate C: April 5-6 — Julianne Newton

Candidate D: April 7-8 — Juan-Carlos Molleda *New

Provost Scott Coltrane is leading the search process and said the leadership hires will help shape the future of the institution and support the UO’s academic aspirations. Because there are so many candidates coming to campus in a short amount of time, he is urging faculty and staff who want to participate in the search process to check frequently for updates on Around the O.