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Albany Times Union as well as Yahoo Finance, Marketplace, and SFGate, featured S. Brian Jones as its new assistant dean for diversity and equity in the arts in "Pace University Names S. Brian Jones as Assistant Dean for Diversity and Equity in the Arts"

03/09/2021

Albany Times Union as well as Yahoo Finance, Marketplace, and SFGate, featured S. Brian Jones as its new assistant dean for diversity and equity in the arts in "Pace University Names S. Brian Jones as Assistant Dean for Diversity and Equity in the Arts"

Pace University has named S. Brian Jones, an award-winning and well-respected artist, writer and arts educator, as its new assistant dean for diversity and equity in the arts.

In announcing the appointment of Jones to this newly created position at the Dyson College of Arts and Science, President Marvin Krislov cited Jones’ unique background as an artist, educator, and advocate for diversity, equity and social justice.

“Pace University is fully committed to being a supportive and inclusive community for all of our hard-working and ambitious students," said Krislov. "S. Brian Jones brings the ideal background to ensure we live up to that commitment as our first-ever assistant dean for diversity and equity in the arts. I'm excited to see what he does at Pace, and I thank The Edmond de Rothschild Foundations for supporting this new role.”

The position has a number of responsibilities including administrative oversight of programming; supervising the Pace Storytelling for Equity and Inclusion Fellowship; and fundraising for diversity, equity and inclusion in the arts, among other responsibilities. The position is made possible through a grant from The Edmond de Rothschild Foundations.

Read the full Albany Times Union article.