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Dean of FAA named as interim provost

Dean of FAA named as interim provost

By Daily Illini Staff Report

September 3, 2015

Edward J. Feser, dean of FAA, was appointed as provost designate and vice chancellor for academic affairs, Thursday in a University massmail.Acting Chancellor Barbara Wilson announced Feser’s appointment, stating: "Dean Feser has the knowledge, experience, respect and demeanor necessary to help address the m...

Barbara Wilson officially named Interim Chancellor

By Maggie Sullivan

August 28, 2015

Barbara Wilson, the dean of LAS who has been serving as the acting chancellor for the Urbana campus, was formally recommended to serve as the interim chancellor at the Governance, Personnel, and Ethics committee meeting Thursday.“She is currently serving as acting chancellor of the Urbana campus, a...

Barbara Wilson to juggle life as dean of LAS and Urbana chancellor

Barbara Wilson to juggle life as dean of LAS and  Urbana chancellor

By Maggie Sullivan

August 19, 2015

Barbara Wilson never expected she would be appointed the acting chancellor of the Urbana campus — it was never even one of her goals.“I just finished my first year as the Dean of LAS,” she laughed. “I was imagining I would be continuing that role for the foreseeable future, and I was exci...