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Iowa Board of Regents Announces First Finalist for Iowa State University Presidency

October 8, 2017

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The Board of Regents, State of Iowa, has announced the first finalist in the search for the next president of Iowa State University.

Sonny Ramaswamy, Ph.D., director of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Washington, D.C., will visit campus on Monday, October 9, to meet with faculty, staff, students and community members. Ramaswamy’s curriculum vitae and full interview schedule are available below and on Iowa State’s presidential search website .

Ramaswamy also will participate in a public forum on Monday, October 9, 4-5 p.m. in the Sun Room of the Memorial Union

Live video streaming of the public forum will be available on the ISU presidential search website. A mult box also will be available at the public forum for reporters covering the event.

Ramaswamy is one of four finalists invited to participate in a final round of interviews at Iowa State. Following the campus visits, the Board of Regents will convene a meeting on October 23 to hear from the search committee, interview the finalist candidates, and select a new president.

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Josh Lehman

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