Search committee for CALS dean accepting applications and nominations, hosting listening sessions

The recently-announced search committee for the next dean of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences encourages applications and nominations. To read a full description of the position and instructions on how to nominate candidates, visit the Jobs at UW website. To ensure consideration, applications must be received by Feb. 28, 2022.

In January the search committee will host a series of public listening sessions via Zoom  to collect feedback from the campus community and external stakeholders. The sessions are set for:

External Stakeholders:
Monday, January 10, 2022
12:00-1:00 p.m.
via Zoom

UW-Madison Campus Community:
Thursday, January 13, 2022
6:00-7:00 p.m.
via Zoom

UW-Madison Campus Community:
Friday, January 14, 2022
1:00-2:00 p.m.
via Zoom

If you are unable to attend any of the sessions, you may provide feedback to the committee here: The deadline to submit feedback this way is Jan. 18.

Additional information about the search will be posted on the CALS dean search webpage. For questions or comments, contact Carole Kolb, administrative search coordinator, at

Read the full University Communications news release.