The search for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications has been narrowed down to four final candidates.
The candidates include the current interim dean, Amy Struthers; associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Illinois State University, Joseph Blaney; associate dean for undergraduate affairs in the College of Communication and Information at the University of Kentucky, Shari Veil; and chair and professor of journalism and mass communication and interim chair of communication studies at Samford University, Raymond “Bernie” Ankney.
All four candidates will give public presentations between Tuesday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Dec. 13, according to Nebraska Today. If selected, the candidate will report to the executive vice chancellor and be responsible for operations related to CoJMC’s strategies, programs, finances, fundraising initiatives and management.
Blaney, Struthers, Veil and Ankney will present at 3 p.m. on Nov. 26, Dec. 6, Dec. 10 and Dec, 13, respectively.