The third of four candidates for dean of the College of Liberal Arts will be visiting Colorado State University next week.
Lewis F. Carter, professor of sociology and associate dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Washington State University-Pullman, will visit campus March 25-26.
A campuswide open forum with Carter will run 1:30-3:30 p.m. March 25 in the Senate Chambers of the Lory Student Center.
Carter received master’s and doctorate degrees in sociology from the University of Texas-Austin. He was visiting professor at Nicola Valley Institute of Technology in British Columbia in 1995 and director of Graduate Studies at Washington State from 1984-86. He served as associate professor at the University of California-Riverside from 1970-73, where he also served as chairman of the sociology department, and assistant professor at the University of North Carolina from 1966-70.
The final candidate for dean of the College of Liberal Arts will be Robert Hoffert, professor of political science and associate dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Colorado State University, who will be interviewed March 31-April 1.
Suzanne Trager Ortega, professor and associate dean of Graduate Studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, visited campus last week for interviews. Robert Newman, professor and chairman of the English department and faculty affiliate in the Women’s Studies program at the University of South Carolina, will conclude his visit March 24.