August 10, 2018



MSU Billings announces departure of Provost Bob Hoar



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MSU BILLINGS NEWS SERVICES — MSU Billings Provost Bob Hoar will be stepping down effective Friday, August 10, 2018.


“The university would like to thank Bob for his service to our students, institution, and the state of Montana,” shared MSU Billings Chancellor Dr. Dan Edelman.


Dr. Mary Susan Fishbaugh has been appointed as the Interim Provost. Dr. Fishbaugh has extensive experience, institutional knowledge, and is respected by students, faculty, and staff on campus and across the state. She currently serves as the Dean of the College of Education and Dean of Graduate Studies.


An open search will be conducted for a new Provost. The search committee and timeline for the search will be announced shortly.