Search for New Dean of Ivan Allen College

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The President and the Provost of Georgia Tech have announced a nationwide search for a new dean of the Ivan Allen College who can lead the College to continued prominence and accomplishment. The new dean will be a successor to Dean Sue V. Rosser who departed the Ivan Allen College this summer to assume the position of Provost at San Francisco State University.

Please view the Georgia Tech position announcement and the Position Description through the links at the bottom of the page.

The Ivan Allen College Dean Search Committee met in late July. Candidate development will take place throughout August, September, and October. Off-site candidate interviews are expected to occur in early November, with campus interviews in November and December. It is anticipated that selection, negotiation, and the announcement of a new dean will come in January.

Members of the Dean Search Committee

Chair: Doug Allen - Professor and Associate Dean, College of Architecture

Co-Chair: Marilyn Brown - Professor, School of Public Policy

Inman Allen - President, Ivan Allen Company, member of the Ivan Allen College Development Council

Jane Ammons - Associate Dean of Engineering for Faculty Affairs and Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Rebecca Burnett - Professor, School of Literature, Communication, and Culture

Bettina Cothran - Professor of German, School of Modern Languages

Shannon Dobranski, Associate Director of Undergraduate Studies, School of Literature, Communication, and Culture

Marta Garcia - Assistant Vice President, Development, Georgia Tech

Seymour Goodman - Professor, Sam Nunn School of International Affairs and the College of Computing and Co-Director of the Georgia Tech Information Security Center

Tina Lambert - Director of Finance Administration, Ivan Allen College

Nathan Moon "" graduate student in the School of History, Technology and Society

Nancy Nersessian - Regents' Professor, School of Interactive Computing and School of Public Policy

Georgianna Nutt "" undergraduate student, Global Economics and Modern Languages major

Ruth Uwaifo, Assistant Professor, School of Economics

William Winders "" Associate Professor, School of History, Technology, and Society.

Ex-officio member: Jennifer Herazy - Office of the Provost, Georgia Tech

The search for a new dean of the College is being supported by R. William Funk & Associates of Dallas, Texas. While applications and nominations will be accepted until a new Dean is selected, interested parties are encouraged to submit their materials to the address below by October 15 to assure optimal consideration.

R. William Funk & Associates
100 Highland Park Village, Suite 200
Dallas, Texas 75205

Fax: 214/295-3312


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  • Created By:Rebecca Keane
  • Created:08/11/2009
  • Modified By:Fletcher Moore
  • Modified:10/07/2016