Brandeis forms provost search committee
Brandeis University is poised to begin its search for the next provost and senior vice president for academic affairs.
University President Fred Lawrence announced Wednesday that a 12-member search committee has formed to help identify candidates for the position. It is comprised of six faculty members, three staff members, a trustee, a graduate student and an undergraduate student.
The executive search firm of Storbeck/Pimentel, which specializes in searches for universities, and previously assisted in the university’s presidential search, will guide the process.
The search committee:
Sacha Nelson, Chair
Professor of Biology
Associate Professor of Sociology
Senior Vice President for Finance, Chief Financial Officer
Dean of Academic Services
Member, Board of Trustees; Member, Heller Board of Overseers
Graduate Student, Ph.D. Psychology
Professor of Social Policy, Law and Women's Studies, The Heller School
Student, Arts & Sciences
Associate Professor of Finance, International Business School
Professor of English
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs and the Rabb School
Aida Yuen Wong
Associate Professor of Fine Arts