Appointments, honors and activities
• Appointments and promotions:
- Keith Dickson, professor of classics, is serving as interim head of the School of Languages and Cultures in the College of Liberal Arts. The appointment was effective July 1.
- Felicia Roberts, professor of communication, has been named director of the interdisciplinary program in linguistics in the College of Liberal Arts. The appointment will be effective Aug. 13.
- Timothy Gavin has been appointed head of the Department of Health and Kinesiology in the College of Health and Human Sciences. Gavin was previously at East Carolina University since 2000. The appointment was effective Aug. 1.