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Finalists announced for dean of College of Business, Technology and Communications

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji State University has announced finalists for its position of dean of the College of Business, Technology and Communications.

• Dr. James Maxwell, dean of the Dauch College of Business and Economics at Ashland (Ohio) University.

• Dr. Kurt Linberg, dean of the School of Business and Technology at Capella University in Minneapolis, Minn.

• Dr. Harpal Dhillon, recently dean of the School of Business and Technology at Excelsior College in Albany, New York.

• Dr. Amin Sarkar, dean of the School of Business at Alabama A&M University in Huntsville, Ala.

Dr. Carol Nielsen has served as the interim dean of the college since 2008.

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