Hires & Promotions

College of Education names new dean

Professor Nancy Songer has accepted an offer to serve as dean of the College of Education.

Pamela Bishop

Opening minds

Pamela Bishop joins the Office for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion to help spread its mission across campus and beyond.

Red Butte Garden names Jimmy L. Turner as new executive director

Experienced horticulturalist to join the U from the Royal Botanic Garden in Sydney, Australia

Leading the initiative on violence prevention and education

Chris Linder’s appointment is part of efforts to increase safety and reduce domestic violence.

New leadership for PBS Utah

Maria O’Mara will head up both KUED and KUER.

Meet the new chief of police

Rodney Chatman will assume his role on Feb. 17, 2020.

New leadership for PBS Utah

James Morgese will retire from his role as PBS Utah’s General Manager at the end of January, and a new team of managers will assume leadership of the station on Feb. 1, 2020. Maria O’Mara, currently the general manager of KUER, will assume the duties of executive director of both PBS Utah and KUER. James […]

University of Utah announces new chief sustainability officer

Kerry Case will begin in early March 2020.

University of Utah appoints first chief safety officer to lead campus-wide improvements

Marlon C. Lynch will serve as the university’s first chief safety officer.

Open forums with Chief Safety Officer candidates

The final candidates for the Chief Safety Officer position will be on campus. If your schedule permits, we hope that you will take the opportunity to meet all four candidates.