Mount Allison is currently conducting a search for a dean of arts.

The University is working with executive search firm Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette (KBRS).



Members of the Dean of Arts (2020-21) Search Committee:

  • Jeff Hennessy — Provost and Vice-President, Academic & Research (Chair)
  • Katherine DeVere-Pettigrew — Director, Human Resources
  • Allison Ball — Office of Student Recruitment — Presidential Appointment
  • Nauman Farooqi — Dean of Business and Social Sciences — Presidential Appointment
  • Kirsty Bell — Associate Professor and Head, Modern Languages and Literatures — MAFA representative
  • Barb Clayton — Associate Professor, Religious Studies — Faculty of Arts representative
  • David Lieske — Associate Professor and Head, Geography and Environment — Faculty of Social Sciences — Presidential Appointment
  • Nadine Robinson — Student representative
  • Stephen Runge — Associate Professor, Music — Faculty of Arts representative
  • Renata Schellenberg — Associate Professor, Modern Languages and Literatures — Faculty of Arts representative