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Release: Jan. 12, 2001

Interviews with candidates for senior associate athletic director continue

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- On-campus interviews with candidates for University of Iowa senior associate director of athletics/senior women’s administrator will continue on Tuesday, Jan. 16. Finalist Jane Meyer, director of educational outreach for the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Indianapolis, will be interviewed that day and will make a public presentation at 11 a.m. in the Big Ten Room of Carver Hawkeye Arena.

Meyer has been director of education outreach for the NCAA since June 1999. From 1993 to 1999, she was associate director of athletics, senior woman administrator and assistant professor at the University of Wisconsin, LaCrosse. She earned doctoral and master’s degrees in athletics administration from the University of Iowa. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from Mount Mercy College, Cedar Rapids.

Three other candidates have also been interviewed for the position. Calli Sanders, senior associate athletic director at Montana State University, was interviewed Jan. 3. Betsy J. Mosher, senior associate athletic director at Arizona State University, was interviewed Jan. 11. Paula Jantz, associate athletic director, University of Iowa, was interviewed Jan. 12.

The senior associate director of athletics/senior women’s administrator will report to UI Director of Athletics Robert Bowlsby and serve as chief of staff, providing leadership to the UI’s men’s and women’s athletic teams.