March 29 update: CAS dean finalist presentation at 9:30 a.m.

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Finalist interviews continue on campus today in the search for four deans. The complete schedule and candidate information is available below and on the Office of the Provost website. One public presentation is scheduled for today:

  • College of Arts and Sciences - Ruth Ann Atchley presents from 9:30-10:30 a.m., Papé Reception Hall, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art

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

  • Interview Schedule
  • Public Presentation: Tuesday, April 5, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Gerlinger Alumni Lounge

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

  • Interview Schedule
  • Public Presentation: Monday, April 4, 2-3 p.m., Room 125 A.B. Chiles Business Center

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

  • Interview Schedule
  • Public Presentation: Monday, April 4, 4-5 p.m., Room 202, Ford Alumni Center

Candidate D: April 6-7

  • Interview Schedule
  • Public Presentation: Wednesday, April 6, 4-5 p.m., Room 202, Ford Alumni Center

School of Journalism and Communication

Candidate A: March 28-29 – Michelle Ferrier

Candidate B: March 31-April 1 — Brad Rawlins

Candidate C: April 4-5

  • Interview Schedule
  • Public Presentation: Tuesday, April 5, noon-1 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room

Candidate D: April 7-8

  • Interview Schedule
  • Public Presentation: Friday, April 8, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room

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.