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Third Forum in Dean of Libraries Search Takes Place Today

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (March 25, 2019) — The third of four campus forums, part of a national search for the next dean of University of Kentucky Libraries, will take place from 4-5 p.m. today, in the UK Athletics Auditorium in the William T. Young Library.

As part of this search process, the search committee, which is dedicated to finding a qualified and visionary leader, has selected four finalists for the position. Two candidates visited last week, and two more individuals will visit campus this week, participate in open forums and meet with constituent groups in the UK community. 

The candidates' curricula vitae are available on the search website, where names and CVs for all candidates will be posted 24 hours in advance of their forums. UK community members will be able to provide anonymous feedback through the search website.

The full schedule of candidate visits is below:

  • Candidate A: 4-5 p.m. Monday, March 18, in Woodward Hall, Gatton College of Business of Economics;
  • Candidate B: 4-5 p.m. Thursday, March 21, in Woodward Hall, Gatton College of Business of Economics;
  • Candidate C: 4-5 p.m. Monday, March 25, in the UK Athletics Auditorium, William T. Young Library; and
  • Candidate D: 4-5 p.m. Thursday, March 28, in the UK Athletics Auditorium, William T. Young Library.

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