IUPUI Chancellor Charles Bantz appoints Jeffrey Dean as chief of staff

Dr. Jeffrey A. Dean
Dr. Jeffrey A. Dean

INDIANAPOLIS -- Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Chancellor and IU Executive Vice President Charles R. Bantz has announced Jeffrey A. Dean as his new chief of staff effective July 1. Dean, IU School of Dentistry executive associate dean and associate dean for faculty affairs, succeeds Andrew R. Klein, who was recently appointed dean of the IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law.

As chief of staff, Dean will serve as an advisor to Bantz and the campus’ senior leadership team on strategies and priorities, as well as oversee IUPUI’s intercollegiate athletics.

“Jeff will bring distinctive talents to the role, including academic and executive leadership and interpersonal skills honed by decades of experience in clinical practice,” Bantz said.

Read more about Dean's appointment in this June 26, 2013, IU Communications news release.