Lorente is the associate dean for academic affairs and the master’s program director for the Philip Merrill College of Journalism.
Diversity is important. The new dean of the journalism college must make it a top priority.
Dr. Susan Rivera will start as the college's new dean on Aug. 1. She previously served as the psychology department chair at the University of California, Davis.
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.