Dean Max Shangle Arrives Mon 20 March 2017

Hey SASD! Welcome our new Dean, Max Shangle! He’ll be in ABC on Monday 20 March 2017; be sure to say Hi and introduce yourselves; or, for those who have met him previously, say Hey Hi and reintroduce yourselves.

Here’s the intro from UB Provost, Stephen Healey:

Dear UB Community,

It is my pleasure to announce the University has appointed Max Shangle as the dean of the Shintaro Akatsu School of Design.

Shangle has 35 years of demonstrated leadership and administrative experience in art and design-focused higher education. Since 2013, Shangle served as president of Harrington College of Design. Prior to that, he spent 33 years at the Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University in Grand Rapids, MI, first as a professor of Design Studies (1981-2010), then as the dean of the college beginning in 2010.

Dean Shangle holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Education/Vocational Cabinet Making, with a Certification in Secondary Teaching from Western Michigan University, and a Master of Science degree in Occupational Education, with an emphasis in Human Resources, from Ferris State University.

Please join me in welcoming Dean Shangle to the UB community.

Stephen Healey
Provost

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