Temple University has hired a new dean for its college of education: Gregory M. Anderson, the dean of the Morgridge College of Education at the University of Denver.
Anderson, who has been at the University of Denver since 2009, begins July 1.
His appointment is the first dean position over a school or college that has been filled by President Neil D. Theobald. Searches continue for deans to oversee the school of media and communication, the college of science and technology and the college of health professions and social work.
"I have great appreciation and respect for the senior leadership of the University and the College of Education's nationally distinguished faculty, its exceptional staff and diverse student body," Anderson said in a prepared statement. "I am excited to contribute to what promises to be a transformative period in the university and college's revered history and pledge to lead with integrity, responsibility, passion and vision."