May 31, 2007
UI Presidential Search Committee To Meet Friday, June 1
The University of Iowa Presidential Search Committee will meet at 1 p.m. Friday, June 1, in Room N304 (Dean's Conference Room) of the UI College of Dentistry.
The committee will meet in open session to address a number of matters on the agenda. Following the open session, the meeting is expected to move into closed session pursuant to Iowa Code § 21.5(1)(i) to evaluate confidential materials involving the professional competency of potential candidates for the presidency of the university. The committee expects to return to open session at approximately 3 p.m. to adjourn.
1. Open session; acceptance of minutes from May 30, 2007, meeting.
2. Updates from committee members.
3. Announcement of dates for on-campus interviews of presidential finalists.
4. Discussion of general format and logistics of on-campus interviews.
5. Request for closed session to evaluate confidential materials involving the professional competency of potential candidates for the presidency of the University of Iowa.
Members of the Presidential Search Committee include David Johnsen, chair and Dean of the UI College of Dentistry; Professor Jonathan Carlson, College of Law; Professor Lee Anna Clark, Department of Psychology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS); Professor Elizabeth Chrischilles, Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health; Associate Professor Sarah England, Physiology and Biophysics, Carver College of Medicine (CCOM); Professor Ed Folsom, Department of English, CLAS; Leonard Hadley, retired Chairman and CEO, Maytag Corporation; Dean Linda Maxson, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; Professor Paul Rothman, DEO, Department of Internal Medicine, CCOM; Professor Gene Parkin, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering; Cheryl Reardon, Assistant to the Dean/VP for Research; Professor Jarjisu Sa-Aadu, Department of Finance, Tippie College of Business; and Sarah Vigmostad, graduate student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering.
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