Six candidates will visit campus to interview for UND presidency

Six candidates will visit campus to interview for UND presidency

Six candidates have accepted invitations to visit the University of North Dakota campus to interview for the position of President.

The visits will take place in mid-November, and the State Board of Higher Education will name UND’s next president at their Dec. 3 meeting.

A total of 61 applications were received for the position. The UND Presidential Search Committee interviewed 11 candidates last week, and narrowed the field to the six people named below.

Dr. Andrew P. Armacost
Dean of the Faculty / Chief Academic Officer
United States Air Force Academy

Dr. Robert J. Marley
Professor of Engineering Management; Former Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Missouri University of Science and Technology

Dr. Laurie A. Stenberg Nichols
Interim President, Black Hills State University
Former President University of Wyoming

Dr. David V. Rosowsky
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Former Provost and Senior Vice President
University of Vermont

Dr. Chuck Staben
Professor of Biology; Former President
University of Idaho

Dr. Paul J. Tikalsky
Dean, College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology
Oklahoma State University

Visit dates and other additional information will be forthcoming in subsequent press releases from this office.


David L. Dodds
Director of Communications
UND Today
Division of Marketing & Communications
University of North Dakota
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