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Sona Andrews, Provost, is pleased to announce that Dr. Laura Burney Nissen has accepted the position of dean of the School of Social Work, at Portland State University, with a starting date of January 6, 2014.

 

Dr. Nissen is currently Professor in the Graduate School of Social Work at Portland State University.

 

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