Wichita State announces national search for library dean
Wichita State University will conduct a national search for the next dean of the University Libraries, according to Gary L. Miller, provost and vice president for Academic Affairs and Research. Zulma Toro-Ramos, dean of the College of Engineering, will chair the search committee.
|Gary L. Miller|
The search committee consists of 21 campus and community leaders. The committee will begin work in August and continue until the search is completed.
The next dean will replace Pal Rao, who retired at the end of the spring semester. Rao was appointed dean emeritus of University Libraries in May 2010, after seven years of service as dean.
Ravi Pendse, associate provost and chief information officer, is serving as interim dean of the University Libraries.