BERKELEY - The campus welcomes five new deans to the
new school year.
Tom Campbell, a former Stanford law professor and former congressman,
became dean of the Haas School of Business on Aug. 19.
Paul Ludden, a noted biochemist, begins his duties overseeing
the College of Natural Resources on Sept. 1 after 21 years in
the biochemistry department at the University of Wisconsin at
Earlier this summer, W. Geoffrey Owen, professor and chair
of UC Berkeley’s Department of Molecular and Cell Biology,
became dean of the Biological Sciences Division in the College
of Letters & Science.
Stephen Shortell, a prominent researcher in health policy and
organizational behavior at UC Berkeley, will become dean of
the School of Public Health on Sept. 1.
And on Sept. 1 at UC Extension, the continuing education division
of the University of California, historian James E. Sherwood
assumes the deanship. He most recently was associate dean of
the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Division of Continuing