Review Committee Seeks Input
A committee has been struck to review the first term of OAC dean Craig Pearson, who has expressed interest in being reappointed for a second term.
Provost and vice-president (academic) Maureen Mancuso chairs the committee, which includes Profs. Karen Landman, Environmental Design and Rural Development, and Barry Shelp, Plant Agriculture (a third faculty member is to be appointed). Other members are staff member Jennifer Kingswell, Plant Agriculture; OAC undergraduate student Andrew Bowman; College of Arts dean Don Bruce; and Prof. Paulette Padanyi, chair of the Department of Marketing and Consumer Studies.
The committee invites input from the University community on Pearson's role as dean. Comments should be submitted by Jan. 31 in writing or by e-mail to the chair at firstname.lastname@example.org or any member of the committee.