USC Upstate News

Final Candidates Announced For Key Academic Posts

02- 02- 2010

Spartanburg, S.C. - The University of South Carolina Upstate recently announced the list of final candidates for two key academic positions that will be filled by July 1, 2010.

Candidates for the position of Dean of the Mary Black School of Nursing at USC Upstate include:

Sherry K. Gaines, Ph.D., RN
Health and Development Consultant and Trainer
Self-employed
Atlanta, GA
Interviewing February 10 - 12

Lynette A. Hamlin, Ph.D., RN, CNM, FACNM
Chair and Associate Professor
Department of Nursing
University of New Hampshire
Interviewing February 17 - 19

Mary Klotz Walker, Ph.D., RN, FAAN
Professor
Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing
Loyola University of Chicago
Interviewing February 14 - 16

Candidates for the position of Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at USC Upstate include:

Jerold L. Hale, Ph.D.
Head and Professor
Department of Speech Communication
University of Georgia
Interviewing February 24 - 26 (tentative)

James Phillip Jeter, Ph.D.
Chair and Professor
Department of Mass Communications
Winston-Salem State University
Interviewing February 17 - 19

Dirk Schlingmann, Ph.D.
Chair and Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Eastern Kentucky University
Interviewing February 14 - 16

Martin W. Slann, Ph.D.
Dean and Professor
College of Arts and Sciences
University of North Carolina-Pembroke
Interviewing February 22 - 24

David Wohl, Ph.D.
Dean and Professor
College of Arts and Humanities
West Virginia State University
Interviewing February 10 - 12

For further information, contact Dr. Marsha Dowell, senior vice chancellor for academic affairs, at (864) 503-5317.