Brief: U of L COB Dean steps down

By on April 28, 2014

By Jacob Abrahamson-

Dean of U of L’s College of Business, Carolyn Callahan, announced that she would step down from her position effective June 1 due to “personal and family reasons.”

Callahan and university officials did not elaborate on the exact circumstances of the departure, which comes less than a year after she took the job.

She will remain a professor of accounting and has been offered a position as associate provost upon her return to the university.

It is unknown at this time who Provost Shirley Willihnganz is expected to name as interim dean.

This is a developing story.  More updates will be published as they become available.  

About Jacob Abrahamson

Jacob Abrahamson is the current Assistant Editor-in-Chief of the Louisville Cardinal. He has worked at the Cardinal since January 2014, serving as a writer, Assistant News Editor and News Editor. He is a sophomore at the University of Louisville.

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