Presidential Search
Provost Search

A Message from President Casamento

November 2017

Following a national search and after careful consideration of a very talented semifinalist pool, the Search Committee has selected three finalists in the search for Utica College’s next Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs.

The finalists are:

Dr. Todd Pfannestiel
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs and Acting President
Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Clarion, PA

Dr. Steven Herbert

Associate Provost for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Graduate School
Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH

Dr. Dennis Rome
Dean of the College of Letters and Sciences
Columbus State University, Columbus, OH

Details about the finalists and their campus visits →

I encourage the entire Utica College community to learn more about the finalists and participate in each candidate's campus interviews.


Dr. Laura Casamento, President of Utica College

Dr. Laura M. Casamento
President Laura Casamento


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