McPheron Named Interim Provost, Hendrick Named Acting Dean

The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences begins temporary leadership changes when its vice president for agricultural administration and dean, Dr. Bruce A. McPheron, becomes interim executive vice president and provost of The Ohio State University on Dec. 2.

Senior Associate Dean and Professor Ronald L. Hendrick will serve as acting vice president of agricultural administration and college dean in place of Dr. McPheron while the university conducts as national search for a permanent replacement for Joseph Steinmetz. 

In addition, Terry Niblack, Chair of the Department of Plant Pathology, has been named acting senior associate dean, pending approval of the Ohio State Board of Trustees. 

Congratulations and best of luck to all three in their interim leadership roles.

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