TO: News editors, directors
WHAT: The search committee for the Vice President of The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Coast will host question and answer sessions for Dr. Andrew Rogerson, a candidate for the position, as part of the interview process.
WHERE: Advanced Education Center, Gulf Park Campus in Long Beach
WHEN: A session open to media will be held Wednesday, April 21at 12:50 p.m.
SPECIFICS: The Vice President for Southern Miss Gulf Coast serves as the chief executive officer for the University’s Mississippi Gulf Coast operations and reports directly to Southern Miss President Martha Saunders. Rogerson is professor of biology and dean for the College of Science and Mathematics at California State University in Fresno.
Each candidate’s cover letter and curriculum vita is available for viewing at www.usm.edu/gulfcoast.
CONTACT: Southern Miss Gulf Coast University Communications at 228.865.4573.
About The University of Southern Mississippi
The University of Southern Mississippi, founded in 1910, is a comprehensive doctoral and research-extensive university fulfilling its mission of being a leading university in engaging and empowering individuals to transform lives and communities. In a tradition of leadership for student development, Southern Miss is educating a 21st century work force providing intellectual capital, cultural enrichment and innovation to Mississippi and the world. Southern Miss is located in Hattiesburg, Miss., with an additional campus and teaching and research sites on the Mississippi Gulf Coast; further information is found at www.usm.edu/gulfcoast .