From the Dean:
I write to update you on a leadership team change. Dr. Clifford Steer is taking on a new role as Associate Dean for Industry Partnerships in the Medical School. The purpose of this function will be to increase relationships between the University of Minnesota Medical School and biomedical and pharmaceutical industries to enhance funding and scientific opportunities.
Cliff’s specific duties will include:
- Developing relationships with key industries
- Organizing Medical School efforts to initiate industry partnerships and support
- Facilitating faculty/industry partnerships; and
- Engaging in fundraising activities and goals as it relates to industry
Dr. Mark Rosenberg, Vice Dean for Education and Academic Affairs, will assume leadership of the Office of Faculty Affairs for an interim period.
Brooks Jackson, M.D., MBA
Dean of the Medical School.Vice President for Health Sciences