David Bogen to lead Emily Carr University of Art + Design
Dear Faculty and Staff,
I am pleased to announce that David Bogen, Associate Provost for Academic Affairs, has accepted an appointment as Vice-President Academic + Provost at Emily Carr University of Art + Design in Vancouver, Canada (http://www.ecuad.ca/). David’s appointment will begin August 15, 2011.
Before coming to RISD in 2007, David was the Executive Director of the Institute for Liberal Arts and Interdisciplinary Studies at Emerson College in Boston, MA. During is tenure at RISD David has been responsible for oversight of the RISD/Brown Dual Degree Program which is currently in its third year, and was instrumental in its implementation. He has also, among many things, been responsible for helping to secure a number of important federal and state grants, creating infrastructure for sponsored research at RISD, and has served as Co-PI on RISD’s National Science Foundation sponsored EPSCoR grant. Please join me in congratulating David on his new position and in wishing him all the best.