Finalist candidates

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Hari M. Osofsky

Dean of Penn State Law and the Penn State School of International Affairs

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Barbara J. Wilson

Executive vice president and vice president for academic affairs for the University of Illinois System

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Finalist #3

To be announced Sunday, April 18

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Finalist #4

To be announced Wednesday, April 21


Submit questions during the next open forum

Barbara J. Wilson's open forum will take place via livestream April 15 at 3:30 p.m. Viewers can submit questions for Dr. Wilson during the open forum. Questions will only be accepted at that time. Please note that, given time constraints, not every question will be answered. 

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Please submit your feedback on the candidates.

We're accepting feedback on the finalist candidates until 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 26. Feedback submitted after this time will not be sent to the Board of Regents for consideration. 

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Presidential search committee to meet April 1—3

The purpose of the meeting is to interview and evaluate semifinal candidates for the presidency of the University of Iowa. In accordance with Iowa Code, all interviews will be conducted in closed session and candidate identities will not be revealed. A total of 12 candidates have been invited to participate in virtual interviews.
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Presidential search committee to meet March 26

The next meeting of the University of Iowa presidential search committee will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, March 26. Agenda items include discussion of the applicant pool. This will include an overview of the closed session process, and a closed session to evaluate candidates. 

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Provide feedback on the candidates to the search committee.