The University of Pittsburgh has named Kornelia Tancheva the Hillman university librarian and director of the University Library System, effective May 1, 2017. Tancheva is currently associate university librarian for Research and Learning Services at Cornell University Library. At University of Pittsburgh, Tancheva succeeds Rush Miller, who retired December 31, 2014, after 20 years leading the library system. Fern Brody has been serving as interim director since January 1, 2015.
For more details, see the November 17, 2016, University of Pittsburgh news release, “Pitt Announces New Director of University Library System.”