A 24-member committee has been appointed to conduct a national search for the vice president for academic affairs at the University of Wyoming.

The objective is to have a new provost in place by July 1, 2021.

UW President Ed Seidel and College of Engineering and Applied Science Interim Dean Cameron Wright serve as co-chairs of the search committee.

The provost/vice president for academic affairs is the second-ranking leadership position at the university.

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