University of Arkansas professor Ethel Goodstein-Murphree has been appointed interim dean of the Fay Jones School of Architecture, according to provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs Sharon Gaber.
Gaber made the announcement via news release on Thursday, and the appointment is effective May 16. Current dean Jeff Shannon said in March he's decided to return to teaching fulltime after accepting a five-year appointment in December.
Goodstein-Murphree joined the UA faculty in 1992 and has served as the associate dean of the architecture school since 2009. She has selected Mark Boyer, professor and head of landscape architecture, to serve as interim associate dean.
“I very much appreciate Dr. Goodstein-Murphree’s enthusiasm and willingness to step up and handle the duties of... [ MORE ]