USU Provost Finalists Announced
Herald Journal Monday, Sep. 11, 2017
A Utah State University committee has narrowed the search for the school’s next provost down to three people, who are expected to visit campus later this semester. A USU news release states the three candidates are: Paul Layer, dean for the College of Natural Science and Mathematics at the University of Alaska Fairbanks; Laura Woodworth-Ney, executive vice president and provost at Idaho State University; and Douglas Freeman, dean of Western College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan. “We are excited to bring to campus three outstanding candidates for this important leadership role,” wrote Committee Chairman Joseph Ward, dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, in a prepared statement from the school. ... All candidates will visit USU’s Logan campus on different dates.