Iowa State University has named Hilary Seo interim dean of the University Library, effective July 1, 2019. Seo is associate professor and associate dean of curation services at Iowa State. She was an ARL Leadership Fellow in 2018–2019.
Seo is serving as interim dean while the university searches for a successor to Beth McNeil, who was named dean of Purdue University Libraries and School of Information Studies after serving as dean of the Iowa State University Library since 2015.
For more information about Seo and this transition, see the May 2, 2019, Inside Iowa State article, “Seo Appointed Interim Dean of University Library.”