Following the announcement that Kathleen Blee will step down from the role, the University of Pittsburgh is conducting a search for a Dean of the Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences and the College of General Studies. All interested parties are invited to review the information below.
Joseph J. McCarthy (Chair)
Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies
Vice President of Governance, Student Government Board
Assistant Professor of History
Teaching Professor of English
Executive Director, Undergraduate Studies and the College of General Studies
President, College of General Studies, Student Government Board
Partner, Morgan Lewis; Trustee, University of Pittsburgh; Board of Visitors member, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor of Linguistics and Hispanic Linguistics
Associate Professor of Africana Studies; Director, Center for Ethnic Studies Research
Kevin Michael Smith
Teaching Professor; Director of Undergraduate Studies – Broadcast
Distinguished University Professor of Chemistry
Professor of Political Science; Associate Dean for Graduate Studies
The committee will hold an open forum meeting to allow members of the community to provide input at the beginning of the search. The open forum will take place on Thursday, November 10, beginning at 11:00 a.m. and lasting until at least 12:30 p.m., in 121 Alumni Hall. Information is also available on the University Events Calendar.
Forums will also be held for Dietrich School/CGS faculty, staff, and students, and information will be shared directly with the relevant individuals. If you have questions about the forums, please contact Laura Winters (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The community is also invited to provide input via a Community Survey.