Welcome Dean Pierre Wiltzius to UC Santa Barbara
September 29, 2008
TO THE CAMPUS COMMUNITY
I wrote to you in June with the good news of our appointment of Dr. Pierre Wiltzius as our next Dean for the Division of Mathematical, Life, and Physical Sciences in the
Dr. Wiltzius has been serving as the director of the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology at the
We are delighted that Dr. Wiltzius accepted our invitation to hold the Susan and Bruce Worster Chair for the Dean of Science, and to join the faculty in our Department of Physics as well. We look forward to working with him, and we welcome the energy, talent, and inspiring vision that he brings to this important leadership role.
Please join me in welcoming Dean Wiltzius and his wife, Ann, to our UCSB family. Please also join me in extending our heartfelt thanks to Acting Dean Steven Gaines for his exceptional leadership and service.
Henry T. Yang