Honors College dean search narrows to two candidates


The Honors College Dean Search Committee has been busy over the last several weeks. They reviewed a large number of applications and selected a strong pool of candidates for first round interviews. We are pleased to announce the following two individuals as final candidates for the UAB Honors College dean search. We look forward to welcoming them to campus during the next week. Again, a special thank you to the search committee for their hard work in narrowing down the pool of candidates to these two strong finalists.

Shannon Lindsey Blanton, Ph.D.
Vice Provost for Undergraduate Programs
Professor of Political Science
Dr. Blanton’s presentation on the Future of Honors Colleges will be held on May 1, 2014 from 1-2 p.m. in Heritage Hall, Room 102.

Daniel J. Ennis, Ph.D.
Dean, Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts
Professor of English
Dr. Ennis’ presentation on the Future of Honors Colleges will be held on May 2, 2014 from 1:30-2:30 p.m. in Heritage Hall, Room 102.