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Finalists for College of Public Health dean to visit campus

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Rhodes Hall on the UGA Health Sciences Campus

Four finalists for the position of dean of the University of Georgia College of Public Health will visit campus in the coming weeks.

A committee chaired by Lisa K. Nolan, Georgia Athletic Association Distinguished Professor and Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine, conducted a national search to identify the finalists. The committee was assisted by the UGA Search Group in Human Resources.

Each finalist will make a public presentation from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. in George Hall on the Health Sciences Campus. The finalists and the dates of their presentations are:

  • Maureen Lichtveld, professor and Freeport McMoRan Chair of Environmental Policy in the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, April 18.
  • Marsha Davis, professor of health promotion and behavior, associate dean of outreach and engagement and interim dean of the UGA College of Public Health, April 23.
  • Shawn Gibbs, professor of environmental and occupational health and executive associate dean of the Indiana University-Bloomington School of Public Health, April 25.
  • David Holtgrave, SUNY Empire Innovation Professor and dean of the University at Albany, State University of New York, School of Public Health, April 30.

The CVs of the finalists, along with their full campus visit itineraries and candidate feedback forms, are available at