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.
Hires & Promotions
Catherine B. Soehner has been appointed associate dean for research and director of the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library.
Bryan Hubain joins the university in a slightly modified position from the previous associate vice president for student development role.
Jason Ramirez has been appointed associate vice president and dean of students. He will assume his role Sept. 23.
After serving as interim since July, Corey Roach has been named the U’s permanent chief information security officer effective Oct. 1.
Mary Ann Villarreal, the U’s VP for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, has been selected to serve on the APLU’s Commission on Access, Diversity and Excellence for the next three years.
The prestigious three-year faculty appointment will allow Gagnon to continue his work using gene-editing technology with zebrafish to study vertebrate lineage and cell fate choice, cell signaling and genome engineering.
Kirby will work with Senior Vice President Dan Reed and other campus leaders to develop short- and long-term goals for the U’s interdisciplinary informatics initiatives, strategies for achieving these goals and for measuring progress.
Clint Norseth’s addition to Athletics expands the mental health and performance services for student-athletes to three full-time staff members.
Eva Jansson has joined the Lowell Bennion Community Service Center as development director and will be responsible for managing and growing the center’s donor base, as well as helping to guide marketing efforts.