Chair Search for Georgia Tech School of Public Policy
Sept. 21, 2020: Dean Kaye Husbands Fealing announced an international search for the next chair of Georgia Tech’s School of Public Policy in the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts. The search follows Dean Husbands Fealing's transition on June 1, 2020 to the position of dean of the College.
About the Search
The search committee will provide opportunities for faculty, staff, and students to engage throughout the process. More details about process will be announced throughout the Fall semester. It is anticipated that the next chair and will start no later than Fall 2021.
Marilyn A. Brown, Regents and Brook Byers Professor of Sustainable Systems in Public Policy, will serve as interim chair of the school until the position is filled.
October 31, 2020 — Deadline to submit application materials for optimal consideration
November/December 2020 – Semi-finalist Interviews
January/February 2021 – Finalist Interviews
March/April 2021– Hire Decision
No later than August 2021 – Hire Date
Dean Kaye Husbands Fealing appointed an advisory search committee comprised of faculty, staff, and students in August 2020.
Search Committee Chair: Richard Utz, Professor and Chair, School of Literature, Media, and Communication
Annie Anton, Professor, School of Interactive Computing
Justin Biddle, Associate Professor, School of Public Policy
Lindsey Bullinger, Assistant Professor, School of Public Policy
Brad Fain, Executive Director and Principal Research Scientist, Center for Advanced Communications Policy
Karl Grindal, Doctoral student and Public Policy Graduate Student Association Liaison
Usha Nair-Reichert, Associate Professor, School of Economics
Juan Rogers, Professor, School of Public Policy
Leslie Ross, Academic Program Manager, School of Public Policy
Matt Ryan, Associate Vice President, Office of Development
Chad Slieper, Academic Professional and Director of the Law, Science, and Technology Program, School of Public Policy
Kyle Smith, Undergraduate Student and Executive Vice President, Georgia Tech Student Government Association
Will Jimerson, Director of Human Resources, serves as administrative coordinator for the search process.
Inquiries, Nominations, and Applications
This website will be updated with additional information, as available.
The advisory search committee has developed a job profile comprised of the job description, an overview of the School of Public Policy, and the leadership and administrative management responsibilities for the School Chair position.