July 1, 2022
It is my pleasure to announce the appointment of Joshua A. Frieman, Professor, as chair of the Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics, effective July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2025. Josh has a strong track record of leadership and previously led the Dark Energy Survey and the Particle Physics Division at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory. I want to extend my thanks to John Carlstrom for his service and leadership as chair over the past five years.
Please join me in congratulating Josh on this appointment, and thanking John for his service.
All the best,