Open Forums Slated For Provost Candidates

Four finalists for the position of provost and vice president for academic affairs will visit the campus in April. Learn about them by attending open forums and reviewing their application materials. Video of the open forums will be available after the final open forum on April 24.

Members of the university community are invited to provide their input to the search committee by taking a short survey for each candidate. Candidate surveys will be available immediately after their open forums; all surveys will close at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 29.

Hear from Marten L. denBoer, associate provost for Queens College, City University of New York, on Monday, April 7 from 3:30 p.m. until 4:45 p.m. in the CLA Building's Heritage Room.

Nabil Esmail, dean of the Faculty of Engineering & Computer Science, Concordia University, will be on campus Tuesday, April 15 from noon until 1:15 p.m. in the Heritage Room.

On Thursday, April 17, Michael Leung, dean of the College of Science, California State University, East Bay, will speak from 11:30 a.m. until 12:45 p.m. in the Heritage Room.

Keya Sadeghipour, dean of the College of Engineering, Temple University, will participate in the final open forum on Thursday, April 24 from 11:30 a.m. until 12:45 p.m. in the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Great Room at The Collins School of Hospitality Management.

To review the candidates' curriculum vitae and their letters of interest, visit,