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D. Abbott Turner College of Business Dean Candidate Finalists

The search committee for the next dean of the D. Abbott Turner College of Business, co-chaired by Dr. Ben Blair and Dr. Annice Yarber-Allen, announces open forums for all faculty and staff to meet the finalists. Open forums will be held in the CCT Auditorium and will include a 30-minute presentation by the candidate followed by a question-and-answer session. Please be sure to provide your feedback to the committee using the links below.

Dean Search Profile


headset of Dr. Lawrence Shao

Dr. Lawrence Shao
Slippery Rock University
Open Forum: Thursday, July 8, 1:00-2:00pm

CV (PDF)
Recorded Presentation
Feedback Form

headshot of Dr. Nancy Albers

Dr. Nancy Albers
Louisiana State University Shreveport
Open Forum: Thursday, July 15, 1:00-2:00pm

CV (PDF)
Recorded Presentation
Feedback Form

headset of Michael Stevens

Dr. Michael Stevens
Weber State University
Open Forum: Tuesday, July 13, 1:00-2:00pm

CV (PDF)
Recorded Presentation
Feedback Form

headshot of Dr. Deborah Kidder

Dr. Deborah Kidder
University of Hartford
Open Forum: Tuesday, July 20, 1:00-2:00pm

CV (PDF)
Recorded Presentation
Feedback Form