Interim Provost and Executive Vice President Finalists Announced

Thursday, April 25 2013

The search advisory committee is pleased to announce three finalists for the position of interim provost and executive vice president. The finalists are: Katherine Aiken, dean, College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences; Jan Boll, director, Environmental Science & Water Resources Program; and Steven Daley-Laursen, senior executive to the vice president for Research and Economic Development.

As part of the interview process, each finalist will make a presentation on their vision for the position. All interested faculty, staff and constituents are encouraged to participate in the open forums or review the recorded sessions which will be available on the U-Idaho website following the final candidate’s presentation.

The open sessions are detailed below and will begin with a brief introduction followed by a 10-minute presentation and a 40-minute Q&A period. Please mark your calendar and plan to attend these important forums – your feedback is important to us.

Monday, April 29

1:30 p.m. - Katherine Aiken, Dean, College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences

3 p.m. – Jan Boll, Director, Environmental Science & Water Resources Program

Tuesday, April 30

9 a.m. – Steven Daley-Laursen, Senior Executive to the Vice President for Research and Economic Development

FORUM LOCATIONS: SUB-Borah Theatre – with video connections to Boise, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho Falls and Twin Falls

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