I am very pleased to announce the two finalists for the position of Dean of the School of Information Studies.
-Edwin Cortez is Director and Professor in the School of Information Sciences at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee.
-Tomas Lipinski is Professor in the School of Library and Information Science at Kent State University, Kent, Ohio.
The candidates will visit campus next week. Their CVs and campus interview schedules are now on line at: http://www4.uwm.edu/secu/news_events/sois-dean/sois-dean-search.cfm. Their campus interview dates and open forum sessions are listed below.
-Dr. Edwin Cortez: March 31 and April 1, 2014
Open Forum: Monday, March 31, 3:45 p.m., Union Theatre
-Dr. Tomas Lipinski: April 1 and 2, 2014
Open Forum: Tuesday, April 1, 3:15 p.m, Union Theatre
I would like to thank the Search Committee for its service to the University and for producing a very strong pool of candidates.
Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee