University Presidential Candidates Visit UWG Campus

Friday, February 15, 2013

The UWG presidential search committee is pleased to announce the names of five presidential candidates and the schedule for their visits. Each of the five candidates will be making campus visits over the next week, starting on Monday, Feb. 18. The final visit will take place on Friday, March 1. Faculty, staff and students are invited to interview each candidate in various open meetings. The public is also invited to meet with the candidates during any of the open meetings listed in the itinerary. A procedure for feedback is established so that every voice will be heard.

Each candidate’s visit will include a full itinerary starting with breakfast with the UWG deans. For a more detailed itinerary or for more information on each candidate, please visit the presidential search website at http://www.westga.edu/presidentialsearch/index.php. The schedule for campus visits is as follows:

Dr. Kyle Marrero, Vice President for University Advancement
University of West Florida, Pensacola, Fla.
Campus Visit: Monday, Feb. 18, 2013
10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Open Meeting with Faculty and Staff (UCC Room 312)
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Open Meeting with Faculty and Staff (Education Building Room 5)
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Open Meeting with Student Body (Ingram Library)

Dr. John Crafton, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Clayton State University, Morrow, Ga.
Campus Visit: Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013
10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Open Meeting with Faculty and Staff (UCC Room 312)
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Open Meeting with Faculty and Staff (Campus Center Room 303)
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Open Meeting with Student Body (Ingram Library)

Dr. Michael Lane, President
Emporia State University, Emporia, Kan.
Campus Visit: Friday, Feb. 22, 2013
10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Open Meeting with Faculty and Staff (UCC Room 312)
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Open Meeting with Faculty and Staff (Campus Center Room 303)
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Open Meeting with Student Body (Ingram Library)

Dr. James Berry, Executive Vice President and Provost
University of Dallas, Irving, Texas
Campus Visit: Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013
10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Open Meeting with Faculty and Staff (UCC Room 312)
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Open Meeting with Faculty and Staff (Campus Center Room 303)
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Open Meeting with Student Body (Ingram Library)

Dr. Charles Patterson, Vice President for Research & Economic Development
Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, Ga.
Campus Visit: Friday, March 1, 2013
10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Open Meeting with Faculty and Staff (UCC Room 312)
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Open Meeting with Faculty and Staff (Campus Center Room 303)
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Open Meeting with Student Body (The Nook in Ingram Library)