Dean of the School of Veterinary Medicine search

The search for the next dean of the School of Veterinary Medicine is currently underway. Read the announcement.

The search and screen committee has selected four finalists. Each finalist’s name, title, CV and photo will be posted on this page 48 hours in advance of their scheduled public presentation.

Finalist Public Presentations

Finalists will give their public presentations on the dates and times listed below. The presentations (minus subsequent Q&A) will be video-recorded and made available for public review and feedback until 11am on Monday, March 4. To access the recordings, individuals will need a campus NetID. If you do not have a NetID, or would like a closed-captioned version of the recordings, please contact Carole Kolb for assistance. If you have trouble viewing the recordings, we recommend trying a different browser.

To provide feedback on one or more of the candidates, please complete this online feedback form by 11am on Monday, March 4. Please contact Carole Kolb if you do not have a NetID.

Headshot photo of Srinand Sreevatsan, BVSc, MVSc, MPH, Ph.D.Candidate 1
Monday, February 19, 9:15am-10:15am, DeLuca Forum, Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery

Srinand Sreevatsan, BVSc, MVSc, MPH, Ph.D.
Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Studies
Professor, Pathobiology and Diagnostic Investigation
College of Veterinary Medicine
Michigan State University
View CV
View recording of presentation (requires NetID) or password-protected Vimeo presentation (contact Carole Kolb for assistance)

Headshot photo of Jonathan M. Levine, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)Candidate 2
Wednesday, February 21, 9:15am-10:15am, Union South, Varsity Hall

Jonathan M. Levine, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)
Professor and Department Head
Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Texas A&M University, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
View CV
View recording of presentation (requires NetID) or password-protected Vimeo presentation (contact Carole Kolb for assistance)

Candidate 3
Tuesday, February 27, 9:15am-10:15am, Union South, Marquee Theater

The finalist’s name, title, photo and CV will be posted 48 hours in advance of the date listed above.

Candidate 4
Thursday, February 29, 9:15am-10:15am, Union South, Varsity Hall

The finalist’s name, title, photo and CV will be posted 48 hours in advance of the date listed above.

Position Description

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Search and Screen Committee

  • Kristen Bernard (Chair), professor of virology, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Jenny Dahlberg, research administration director, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Doerte Doepfer, professor of medical sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • David Gamm, professor of ophthalmology & visual sciences, School of Medicine & Public Health
  • Barbara King, professor at the School of Nursing
  • Douglas Kratt, president and veterinarian, Central Animal Hospital, Onalaska, Wis., and 1998 SVM graduate; past president of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  • Krista Li, student representative, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Robert Lipinski, associate professor of comparative biosciences, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Gillian McLellan, professor of surgical sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Karen Majerus, veterinary nurse supervisor, anesthesia, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Linda Scott, dean of the School of Nursing
  • Kurt Sladky, clinical professor of surgical sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Garret Suen, professor, Department of Bacteriology, College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
  • Michelle Turek, associate clinical professor of surgical sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Mostafa Zamanian, associate professor of pathobiological sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine