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Call for Nominations/ Applications for Dean of the College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Dear Members of the University Community:

On behalf of the search committee, I invite your nominations and applications for the position of Dean of the College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Information about this position can be found in a one-page summary and a more detailed position description.

This leadership position is vital for the future of Arts and Sciences and, indeed, the University as a whole. The search is now open, and review of the candidates will begin in January of 2014, continuing until the position is filled. The search committee, assisted by the firm of Witt/Kieffer, welcomes and encourages nominations and applications from members of the University community and of academic communities across the world.

Nominations, applications, and inquiries should be sent to UVADEANA&  

Thank you for your engagement with this critically important search.


Jahan Ramazani
Edgar F. Shannon Professor of English


  • Arts and Sciences Dean Nominations and Applications
    Individuals who would like to submit a nomination or an application may do so by emailing

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