National Search for New Dean for the Missouri School of Journalism Opens

Archway of the Missouri School of Journalism

Applications Are Now Being Accepted

Columbia, Mo. (Sept. 5, 2014) — The University of Missouri in Columbia seeks a dynamic and visionary leader for the position of Dean of the School of Journalism, the world’s premier and first school of journalism founded by Walter Williams in 1908. The position reports directly to the Provost and is a member of the Council of Deans.

The current dean, Dean Mills, announced his retirement in early February. He has served in this position for 25 years and is the longest serving dean at MU.

Information about the position, desired applicant qualifications, names of the search committee members and related details are available online.

Updated: July 30, 2020

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