UNM Senior Vice Provost Michael Dougher announced that he has appointed Mark Peceny, dean, College of Arts & Sciences, as chair of an 11-member committee to search for a dean of a new position: Dean of the Honors and University Colleges.

Building on the strong foundation of the Honors Program, UNM inaugurated a new Honors College this year with the intent of dramatically increasing the profile of and investment in Honors education, as well as strengthening the first-year programs for University College which includes interdisciplinary and integrative undergraduate degree programs.

The position is posted on UNMJobs (#0818565) and nominations are being taken electronically. To view the posting and nomination form, please click here.