Reminder: Presentation by senior associate dean finalist this Wednesday, Apr. 24

The search committee for the senior associate dean position has announced the schedule for public presentation by the finalist. The public presentation will be held in the Ebling Symposium Center in the Microbial Sciences Building and will include time for those attending to ask questions. All members of the CALS community are invited to attend.

  • Mark Rickenbach, professor and chair, department of forest and wildlife ecology — Wednesday, April 24, 9:00-10:00 a.m.

Dean Kate VandenBosch and the search committee will solicit feedback from the CALS community through an online survey that will be provided following Dr. Rickenbach’s public presentation.

Please contact Professor Jed Colquhoun, search committee chair, with questions at or (608) 852-4513.

Dean VandenBosch expects to name a new senior associate dean in May, with an anticipated start date of June 1 to allow for overlap with current Senior Associate Dean Dick Straub, who will retire this summer.