Bucknell University seeks an accomplished academic and outstanding administrative leader to serve as its next Richard E. Garman Dean of the College of Engineering (COE). As chief academic and administrative officer of the College, the Dean is responsible for the budget and curriculum, and for leading an engineering faculty dedicated to teaching excellence and a sustained engagement in scholarship. The University is seeking a visionary, collaborative, and experienced decision-maker eager to join an already outstanding undergraduate academic environment, who will take the lead in elevating the College of Engineering to its next level of excellence.
Bucknell Engineering Dean Search Committee 2021-2022
Christine Buffinton, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Chair of the Search Committee
Matt Bailey, Lindback Chair in Business Administration-Professor of Analytics & Operations Management and Department Chair
JiaJia Dong, Associate Dean of Faculty and Professor of Physics & Astronomy
Robert Gutierrez, Executive Director of Sponsored Projects
Monica Hoover, Director of Environmental Engineering & Science Lab
Sandra Madanat ’22, Biomedical Engineering/Management for Engineers
Ghislaine McDayter, Interim Associate Provost for Research & Creative Inquiry and Professor of English, ex officio
Terri Norton, Associate Dean for Students & Strategic Initiatives and Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Tim Raymond, Professor of Chemical Engineering and Department Chair
Kelly Salyards, Associate Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Joshua Stough, Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Sept. 3: Provost Elisabeth Mermann-Jozwiak open session with College of Engineering community.
Sept. 22: Consultants from Isaacson/Miller, Gregg Glover; Jackie Mildner, a Bucknell alumna; and Dan Rodas visit campus to consult with the search committee, department chairs, students, direct reports to the Dean, and the Provost and President.
Sept. 24: Provost Elisabeth Mermann-Jozwiak open sessions with: Full Professors (9-9:30 a.m.), Staff (9:30-10 a.m.), Associate Professors (11-11:30 a.m.), Assistant Professors (11:30 a.m.-noon).
We are working in partnership with Isaacson, Miller on this search. Its headquarters are in Boston, with additional offices in Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles and San Francisco. Isaacson, Miller completes 400 searches each year, with many of them for leading colleges and universities.