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Harris Search Associates has Recruited Dr. Hugh Mighty as the Next Dean of Medicine and Vice President of Clinical Affairs at Howard University

DUBLIN, OH, May 14, 2016 — Harris Search Associates has recruited Dr. Hugh Mighty as Dean of Medicine and Vice President of Clinical Affairs at Howard University in Washington D.C.

Dr. Hugh Mighty has been appointed the 18th Dean of the Howard University College of Medicine and Vice President of Clinical Affairs.  Dr. Mighty succeeds Dr. Edward E. Cornwell, 111, who has served as interim Dean since October 2014.

Dr. Mighty joins Howard University from Louisiana State University (LSU) where he served as Vice Chancellor for Clinical Affairs and Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the LSU School of Medicine.

Dr. Mighty will oversee the College of Medicine’s development and growth of its academic programs, for effective development and relations with students, faculty members, alumni and other schools in the University, and provide oversight for the academic and financial operation of the College of Medicine. Mighty will also serve as Vice President of Clinical Affairs, having oversight of the relationship between the academic enterprise and the hospital and responsibility for the devlopment and direction of the Faculty Practice Plan.  He will serve as Professor on the faculty in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Harris Search Associates www.harrisandassociates.com – an IIC Partners member firm, is a leading global executive search and board advisory consulting firm with 51 offices in 34 countries worldwide. Our practice is focused on identifying and attracting leaders to support the growth of clients in the areas of research, science, engineering, academic medicine and commercial enterprises.  Clients include the foremost universities, research parks, institutes, academic medical centers and commercial organizations driving global innovation and discovery.

About Harris Search Associates

Harris Search Associates – an IIC Partners member firm, is a leading global executive search and board advisory consulting firm with 52 offices in 34 countries worldwide. Our practice is focused on identifying and attracting leaders to support the growth of clients in the areas of research, science, engineering, academic medicine and commercial enterprises. Clients include the foremost universities, research parks, institutes, academic medical centers and commercial organizations driving global innovation and discovery.

Contact:
Jeffrey Harris
Managing Partner
jeff@harrisandassociates.com

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