Bill Perry PhD named Vice Chair for Program Development and Operations

William PerryAnnouncement from our Chair, Dr. Igor Grant:


Dear colleagues,

I am very pleased to announce that Professor William Perry has agreed to join the Department leadership in a new role as Vice Chair for Program Development and Operations.

The Vice Chair for Program Development and Operations will assist the Department Chair and the Administrative Vice-Chair, Mike Bloom, by providing senior faculty input and review of program development including assessment of sources of resources which may include public-private partnerships as well as philanthropy. Dr. Perry will also help the Department evaluate existing Departmental agreements for services, will provide input on faculty compensation, and will provide senior faculty oversight and advice in regard to various business operations. He will assist the Chair and the Administrative Vice-Chair in matters related to planning and budget.

Concurrent with his new position as Vice Chair for Program Development and Operations, Dr. Perry has agreed to serve as Co-Director of the Division of Clinical Psychiatry and will work together with David Folsom, M.D., in his role as the Director of the Division of Clinical Psychiatry. A separate announcement regarding the Clinical Division was distributed on June 23, 2015.

Sincerely,

Igor Grant, M.D.