Meet the candidates for the dean of the Graduate College and for the Frances B. McAllister Endowed Chair in Community, Culture and Environment during a series of open forums and presentations on campus.

Open forums and presentations for the dean of the Graduate College will be held in the College of Education, room 212:

The dean candidate forums will be broadcast to NAU’s interactive television sites in Prescott, Tucson North and NAU-Yuma.

Sought internally, the dean of the Graduate College was created from the previous position of vice provost for research and dean of the Graduate College. It has been split into two positions: dean of the Graduate College and a vice president for research.

  • Richard Foust, professor of chemistry, biochemistry and environmental science
    1-1:30 p.m. Monday, May 7

 

  • William Martin, senior scholar, Faculty Research Center, College of Education
    1:30-2 p.m. Monday, May 7

 

  • Ramona Mellott, chair and professor, Educational Psychology Department, College of Education
    2-2:30 p.m. Monday, May 7

Open forums and presentations for the McAllister Endowed Chair in Community, Culture and Environment will be held in the Liberal Arts building 18, room 135:

The McAllister Chair will provide leadership for interdisciplinary initiatives that focus on developing a culture of place and civic engagement in the region.

  • Bron Taylor, Samuel S. Hill Professor, Graduate Program in Religion and Nature, Department of Religion, University of Florida
    4-5:15 p.m. Thursday, May 3

 

  • Linda Hogan, distinguished scholar in residence, Ethnic Studies, University of Colorado
    2:30-3:45 p.m. Monday, May 7

 

  • Kathleen Moore, distinguished professor, Department of Philosophy, Oregon State University
    3-4:15 p.m. Wednesday, May 9

Review the candidate vitas online.