Friday, August 31, 2012
I'm very pleased to share this announcement of the four distinguished finalist candidates for the deanship at St. Thomas--in order of their upcoming visits to campus:
- Patrick J. Borchers, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law, Creighton University (former Dean, Creighton Law School)
- Robert K. Vischer, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law, University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
- Ruth Okediji, William L. Prosser Professor of Law, University of Minnesota (director and founder, Intellectual Property and Development Program)
- David S. Caudill, Arthur M. Goldberg Family Chair and Professor of Law, Villanova University School of Law
The announcement has brief summaries of just some of their academic and leadership credentials. Campus interviews will happen in September. We appreciate your prayers for this important decision in the life and mission of our school.