Dean of Libraries Candidate One announced

Mississippi State University and the Search Committee for the Dean of Libraries invite interested members of the campus community to attend public presentations by each finalist.            

Candidate One: Professor Michele Reilly, Tuesday, March 30, at 2 p.m.     

WebEx link to join:

Password: library

Event #: 120 672 9640

An evaluation form may be downloaded at

Professor Michele Reilly currently serves as Digital Projects Coordinator for University of Arkansas Libraries. She previously has served as the university’s Associate Dean of Libraries (Director for Resource Management Services); Associate Dean of Libraries at Central Washington University Library; Head of Digital Services at University of Houston Libraries; Digital Repository Coordinator at Arizona State Library Archives and Public Records; and Library Assistant III at Indiana University Library.

Professor Reilly is completing doctoral work at Humboldt University in Germany this semester in library and information science. She completed a master’s in library science from Indiana University and a bachelor’s in social science with a minor in history at Washington State University.

The Search Committee for the Dean of Libraries is mindful of the critical balance between individual privacy and the public's right to know. It is our responsibility to keep constituent groups informed of the progress of the search, and we are committed to that course. Candidate materials will be posted at the day before each presentation.     

Monday, March 29, 2021 - 8:41 am