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Duke to Hire Dean for Substance Abuse Issues

Posted July 24, 2007

— Duke University administrators plan to hire a new associate dean to advise them on issues related to drug and alcohol abuse.

Campus administrators posted the vacancy earlier this month. They plan to take applications through Aug. 15, and they said they hope to have the position filled by the middle of the fall semester.


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  • cjump Jul 24, 2007

    Another example of higher education run amok. What a waste of time and money. Typical PC overreaction.

  • hp277 Jul 24, 2007

    Finally - someone to watch over the lacrosse team...

  • mr_natural Jul 24, 2007

    Duke University - what a waste of money.

  • njjeff Jul 24, 2007

    Dean of substance abuse? What a waste of money.

  • olivedrabby Jul 24, 2007

    I can think of 88 folks on campus who need to enter treatment right now.