College of Arts and Sciences
Providing An Excellent Liberal Arts and Sciences Education
The College of Arts and Sciences provides a premier learning experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels through the faculty’s dedication to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service. In addition to offering General Education Curriculum courses for all students in the University, programs in the College prepare students for employment and advanced studies in graduate and professional schools. We are committed to creating a learning community rich in faculty-student collaboration on research and scholarly endeavors and providing guided experiences through internships, community-based learning, and practical experiences. We are dedicated to promoting an appreciation of diversity and instilling intellectual habits of mind necessary for living life fully in an ever-changing world.
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Candidate Interviews Scheduled for Associate Dean of Curriculum and Student Affairs
The College of Arts and Sciences announces interviews of two internal candidates for the position of Associate Dean of Curriculum and Student Affairs.
Dr. Kyle Mayborn, Professor of Geology, will interview on Monday, January 23, 2017. There will be two open meetings, one for faculty and staff, and another for students, to meet the candidate:
- Students: 1:45 - 2:15 p.m. in MG 207A
- Faculty and staff: 3:15 - 4:15 p.m. in MG 101A
Dr. Kishor Kapale, Professor of Physics, will interview on Friday, January 27, 2017. There will be two open meetings, one for faculty and staff and another for students, to meet the candidate:
- Faculty and staff: 8:30 - 9:20 a.m. in MG 101A
- Students: 3:45 - 4:15 p.m. in MG 207A
Curriculum vitae for the candidates: