MEMORANDUM

To: NJIT Faculty and Staff

From: Robert A. Altenkirch

Date: February 11, 2004

Subject: Provost Screening Committee

The process of selecting an individual to serve as NJIT’s next Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs will consist of soliciting nominations and applications that will be reviewed by a screening committee comprised of faculty members and one individual who serves as the President’s designee. I am pleased to announce that the following have agreed to serve as the screening committee:

 

    * Daljit Ahluwalia, Professor and Chair, Department of Mathematical Sciences

    * Nirwan Ansari, Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

    * Bill Barnes, Associate Professor, Department of Engineering Technology

    * Narain Gehani, Professor and Chair, Department of Computer Science

    * Bruce Kirchhoff, Distinguished Professor, School of Management

    * Treena Livingston-Arinzeh, Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering

    * Henry Mauermeyer, Senior Vice President for Administration and Treasurer (President’s designee)

    * Tony De Sousa Santos, Professor, School of Architecture

    * John Schuring, Professor and Chair, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

    * Nancy Steffen-Fluhr, Associate Professor, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

    * Trevor Tyson, Professor, Department of Physics

John Schuring will serve as Chair of the Screening Committee. In addition, the Committee will be assisted by the executive search firm of Heidrick & Struggles. Members of the NJIT community are encouraged to submit nominations for Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs to Heidrick & Struggles; 303 Peachtree Street, NE; Suite 4300; Atlanta, GA 30308; 404-577-2410; njit@heidrick.com. An advertisement/position description will be posted shortly, including the timetable for selection.