Provost candidates campus events

Three candidates for the RISD Provost position will be here next week for interviews, conversations, and meetings with campus groups.  Candidates’ brief bios and C.V.s are posted on the Provost Search site:

Please remember that each Provost candidate will participate in a public forum from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. in the Metcalf Auditorium, Chace Center.  All faculty, staff, and students are invited.

  • Monday, March 14 – Frances Bronet
  • Wednesday, March 16 – Luis Rico-Gutierrez
  • Thursday, March 17 – Rosanne Somerson
  • Exclusively for faculty, there will be evening receptions with each of the candidates. Please note specific time and location for each candidate.

  • Monday, March 14 – 6:00-7:00 p.m., Chace Center – Frances Bronet
  • Wednesday, March 16 – 6:00-7:00 p.m., Chace Center – Luis Rico-Gutierrez
  • Thursday, March 17 – 6:30-7:30 p.m., CIT 103 – Rosanne Somerson
  • Faculty members will be involved in other meetings in smaller groups with individual candidates, including the Faculty Steering Committee, Department Heads and Graduate Program Directors, Deans, and the Provost Search Committee.

    In conclusion, the Provost Search Committee encourages all members of the campus community who attend or participate in meetings with the candidates to fill out Candidate Evaluation Forms. In order for the Provost Search Committee to read evaluations or other responses, we ask that your forms be completed and submitted by Monday, May 21.

    Information on Frances Bronet, Luis Rico-Gutierrez, and Rosanne Somerson, as well as Candidate Evaluation Forms are available at:

    Frances Bronet, Luis Rico-Gutierrez, Provost Search, Rosanne Somerson

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