Penn State University has named Faye A. Chadwell dean of University Libraries and Scholarly Communications, effective March 1, 2021. Chadwell is currently the Donald and Delpha Campbell University Librarian at Oregon State University.
At Penn State, Chadwell will succeed Barbara Dewey, who has served as dean since 2010 and will retire at the end of December 2020. Diane Zabel, the Louis and Virginia Benzak Business Librarian and head of the William and Joan Schreyer Business Library, will serve as interim dean, beginning January 1, 2021.
To learn more about Chadwell and her appointment, see the October 26, 2020, Penn State news release, “Faye A. Chadwell Named Dean of Penn State University Libraries.”