Search Details

Search Committee

Nancy Smyth, Chair of Search Committee, Dean, School of Social Work

Arjang Assad, Professor and Dean, School of Management

Ed Bednarczyk, Clinical Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice

Suzanne Dickerson, Chair, Department of Biobehavioral Health and Clinical Sciences

Jo Freudenheim, UB Distinguished Professor and Interim Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health

Kim Griswold, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Psychiatry, and Social and Preventive Health

Gregory Homish, Associate Professor, Director, MPH Program in Community Health and Health Behavior, Co-Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Community Health and Health Behavior

Dave Hostler, Chair and Professor, Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

Alan Hutson, Chair and Professor, Department of Biostatistics

James Lenker, Associate Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Program Director, Advanced Graduate Certificate in Assistive & Rehabilitation Technology

Andrea Licht Gentzke, PhD candidate, Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health

Teresa Miller, Vice Provost for Equity and Inclusion, Professor, Law School

Joseph Zambon, Distinguished Teaching Professor, Department of Periodontics and Endodontics 


Contact the Search Committee

The search committee welcomes input and questions from the campus community. Please direct communications to the committee at

Search Consultant

The search committee is working with the assistance of Dr. Ilene Nagel and Dr. Jett Pihakis of Russell Reynolds Associates.

Application and Nomination Procedures

Inquiries, nominations and applications are invited.  Interested candidates should submit confidentially, in electronic form (Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF files preferred), a curriculum vitae and letter of interest to