The arts and humanities college announced in December that Dr. Bonnie Thornton Dill would be stepping down as dean by June after nearly 11 years.
The college’s current dean, Bonnie Thornton Dill, has served in the position for nearly 11 years.
Dawn Jourdan is currently the executive associate dean for the architecture college at Texas A&M University.
Prabhudev Konana currently serves as a dean for the University of Texas at Austin's business school.
The current dean, Darryll Pines, is set to take over as university president.
Many said the engineering dean was a mentor to minority students interested in engineering.
Pines is set to take over as president in July.
Part 1 of a two-part look into this complex and often fraught relationship.
An investigation into the Smith School Foundation is ongoing.
He's been dean for six years.