- Jun 17
Rashid Zia, a Brown University alumnus, distinguished...
Rashid Zia, a Brown University alumnus, distinguished faculty member and administrator, will become the University’s new dean of the college, effective July 1.
The dean of the college is Brown’s senior undergraduate academic officer, whose responsibilities include overseeing Brown’s student-centered Open Curriculum, academic advising, international study programs and classroom instruction. The dean reports directly to the provost and is a member of the president’s cabinet and the executive committee. Zia succeeds Maud Mandel, who will depart to become the 18th president of Williams College in Massachusetts.