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Candidates Announced for Dean of Engineering

Interviews are scheduled with four finalist candidates between April 10–24 to help determine the next dean of the Tickle College of Engineering.

The next dean will also serve as the Wayne T. Davis Dean’s Chair in Engineering, named for the current dean who is retiring at the end of June. The search is being chaired by Haslam College of Business Dean Steve Mangum.


Candidate Schedule

» W. Samuel Easterling, April 10–12
» Gregory S. Rohrer, April 15–17
» Ann F. McKennaApril 17–19
» Timothy C. LieuwenApril 22–24


W. Samuel Easterling

Montague-Betts Professor of Structural Steel Design
Head, Charles E. Via Jr. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

General Session for TCE Faculty and Staff: 2:30—3:30 p.m., April 11, 415 Nielsen Physics Building.
General Session for TCE Students: 3:45—4:30 p.m., April 11, 415 Nielsen Physics Building.

Easterling’s Curriculum Vitae



Gregory S. Rohrer

W.W. Mullins Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Head, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Carnegie Mellon University

General Session for TCE Faculty and Staff: 9:00—10:00 a.m., April 16, 32 Alumni Memorial Building.
General Session for TCE Students: 4:15—5:00 p.m., April 16, 27 Alumni Memorial Building.

Rohrer’s Curriculum Vitae



Ann F. McKenna

Professor and Director, The Polytechnic School
Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering
Arizona State University

General Session for TCE Faculty and Staff: 4:00—5:00 p.m., April 18, Alumni Memorial Building Room 27.
General Session for TCE Students: 3:00—3:45 p.m., April 18, Alumni Memorial Building Room 27.

McKenna’s Curriculum Vitae



Timothy C. Lieuwen

David S. Lewis Jr. Professor
Executive Director, Strategic Energy Institute
Georgia Institute of Technology

General Session for TCE Faculty and Staff: 1:00–2:00 p.m., April 23, Buehler Hall Room 300.
General Session for TCE Students: 2:15–3:00 p.m., April 23, Buehler Hall Room 300.

Lieuwen’s Curriculum Vitae



Note: Rudolph G. Buchheit has withdrawn from the search. 

 

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