Update on Graduate School dean search

Horacio Walker, chair of the Vice Provost for Research and Dean of the Graduate School Search Committee, is pleased to provide the following information about search activities to date:

The search committee has finalized the position announcement and has published it in a variety of national publication outlets.  The announcement includes a link to the complete job posting.  Applicant screening begins Jan. 6, 2020. 

The search committee is now asking the campus community for assistance. If you know of someone who meets the qualifications for the position, please encourage them to apply. In addition, nominations for the position, including names and contact information, may be sent to either Horacio Walker, search committee chair, or Jennifer Sloan, search coordinator.  Also, members of the campus community are encouraged to post the position on listservs of relevant professional organizations – send the information to either Horacio Walker or Jennifer Sloan for the files.

All active efforts on behalf of the search for this key leadership position are important to the success of the search and are much appreciated.  Questions about the search process may be directed to Horacio Walker or Jennifer Sloan.


Vice Provost for Research and Dean of the Graduate School Search Committee

Horacio Walker, Dean, Woodring College of Education, Search Chair

Patty Bourne, Music

Burak Dolar, Accounting

Craig Dunn, Management

David Hartenstine, Mathematics

Andrew Lucchesi, English

Lauren McClanahan, Secondary Education

Denise Mor, Graduate School

James Mullen, Scientific and Technical Services

Greg O’Neil, Chemistry

Christa Rohrbach, Student Representative

John Rybczyk, Environmental Sciences

Jun San Juan, Health and Human Development

Janai Symons, Research and Sponsored Programs




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