CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - Todd Bryson has been appointed as the interim associate chancellor for diversity.
According to Southern Illinois University Carbondale Chancellor Carlo Montemagno the appointment is effective this week.
In the past decade, Bryson has had several roles at the university focusing on diversity and student success.
"I am pleased that Todd Bryson will be filling this key position," Montemagno said. "He is well acquainted with diversity matters on our campus, has a positive reputation with colleagues and students, and brings a strong mix of experience to the position. I am confident that he will continue to build upon his already solid working relationships on campus and in the community to advance diversity initiatives and programs that will benefit our university and its students, faculty, staff and alumni."
According to the university, Bryson succeeds Elizabeth Lewin who was called out of retirement to serve as interim associate chancellor for diversity beginning in September 2016.