Media report on four candidates for top post at UMM
The Bangor Daily News reported the University of Maine publicly identified four finalists for the position of vice president for academic affairs and head of campus at the University of Maine at Machias (UMM). Candidates will visit the Orono and Machias campuses during the next few weeks, according to the article. The candidates are Richard Glejzer, the provost and faculty dean at Vermont’s Marlboro College; Elizabeth Mauch, a mathematics professor at the University of Central Pennsylvania; Andrew Egan, who is currently serving with Peace Corps in Liberia and recently served as chancellor and chief academic officer for Penn State Greater Allegheny in McKeesport, Pennsylvania; and Heather Lattimer, executive director for the Institute for Entrepreneurship in Education, the article states. University officials want input from faculty, staff and community members after each candidate’s presentation, the BDN reported. The Machias Valley Observer also announced the finalists.