August 13, 2018
Dr. Susan A. Rowan has been promoted from associate dean for clinical affairs to executive associate dean at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry.
The executive associate dean serves as the College’s chief executive officer and chief compliance officer.
“I hope to serve the faculty, students, and staff of the UIC College of Dentistry with continued dedication in support of our mission,” Dr. Rowan said. “I will manage day-to-day operational issues, and partner with Dean Clark Stanford in college and university level meetings.”
She will continue in her role as associate dean for clinical affairs and in overseeing the college’s HVAC reconstruction and repair project.
A 1984 alumna of the college, Rowan is a clinical associate professor of restorative dentistry. She formerly was managing partner of the Monet Clinic at the college, and enjoyed more than 20 years as a clinical instructor and course director.
She is a fellow in the American College of Dentists, was chief judge for the UIC College of Dentistry’s Clinic and Research Day in 2011 and 2012, past president of both the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society and the UIC Dental Alumni Association, and was one of three UIC faculty co-chairs of the We Care, We Count faculty component of the college’s Centennial Campaign.