Dean Search: Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences

Dean Search: Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences

The University of Pittsburgh has launched the search for the next Dean of the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences. All interested parties are invited to review the information below.

Position Profile

Pitt is partnering with Anita Tien and Carrie Alexander of Isaacon, Miller on this search.  Please review the Position Profile for the next Dean of the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences and contact the IM team with inquiries, nominations, and applications. 

Search Committee:

David DeJong (Chair), Executive Vice Provost

Christopher Drew Armstrong, Associate Professor, Department of History of Art and Architecture

George Bandik, Senior Lecturer, Department of Chemistry

Philippa K. Carter, Director of Diversity Initiatives and Academic Affairs, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences

Mazviita Chirimuuta, Assistant Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Department of History and Philosophy of Science

Victoria Costa, Student, College of General Studies

Natalie Dall, President, Student Government Board

Allison Gremba, PhD Candidate, Department of Anthropology

Randall Halle, Klaus W. Jonas Professor and Chair, Department of German; and Director, Film Studies Program

Tao Han, Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy

Graham Hatfull, Eberly Family Professor of Biotechnology, HHMI Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

Lara Putnam, Professor and Chair, Department of History

Open Forum:

On Friday, October 21, 2016, the committee held an open forum meeting to allow members of the Pitt community, including alumni and friends, to provide input into the search process.  You can hear an audio recording of the Open Forum conversation here

Community Survey:

The committee invites Pitt community members and friends to share thoughts and feedback regarding the next Dean through a Community Survey.

Additional information about this search will be provided as it is available.