The search committee is pleased to announce four distinguished finalist candidates for the deanship of the University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota):
- Patrick J. Borchers, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law, Creighton University (former Dean, Creighton Law School)
- David S. Caudill, Arthur M. Goldberg Family Chair and Professor of Law, Villanova University School of Law (Updated 9/10/2012: David Caudill has withdrawn from consideration for family medical reasons.)
- Ruth Okediji, William L. Prosser Professor of Law at the University of Minnesota (Director and Founder, Intellectual Property and Development Program)
- Robert K. Vischer, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law, University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Candidates will interview at the St. Thomas campus in September 2012.