National Search for Dean

The University of Minnesota is conducting a national search for a new dean of the College of Education and Human Development. A search committee has been named by the executive vice president and provost. The University has engaged Sean Farrell and Ericka Miller of the national search firm Isaacson, Miller to assist the search committee in the recruitment and screening of candidates. A position profile will be posted in early spring 2020.

Listening sessions: February 28

CEHD faculty, staff, and students are invited to listening sessions that will help to inform the development of the position profile and the search process.

  • Staff listening session: 8:30-9:30 a.m., Friday, February 28, 402 Walter
  • Faculty listening session: 10:00-11:00 a.m., Friday, February 28, 402 Walter
  • Student listening session: 12:15-1:15 p.m., Friday, February 28, 130 Murphy (pizza lunch provided)

Written comments

Your written comments are also welcome through this online comment form.
Please note, the form requires that you login with your University account. Comments will be shared only with the search committee and search consultants and will not be published online.

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For more information about the search process,
please contact: Kate Tyler, ktyler@umn.edu
Assistant to the provost and lead professional staff to search committee