Jessica Lavariega Monforti was appointed Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at California Lutheran University. She currently serves as the chair of the Department of Political Science at Pace University in New York City. Her appointment date is July 1.
California State University, Fullerton has appointed Dr. Scott Paynton as Dean for the College of Communications. Dr. Paynton previously served as Associate Dean of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Humboldt State University. His effective date is February 22, 2016.