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John Stier will serve as interim associate dean of UP & S beginning July 1

Professor John Stier of the Department of Horticulture has agreed to take the position of interim associate dean of Undergraduate Programs and Services beginning July 1. Stier will take over for Dan Schaefer, who has held the interim position since February 2010.

Stier, who currently chairs the horticulture department, served as chair of the CALS Curriculum Study Committee, which developed the plan for restructuring the CALS undergraduate curriculum.