Andrew D. Martin was appointed dean of the College of Literature Science and the Arts on Thursday. Martin is the Charles Nagel Chair of Constitutional Law and Political Science at the School of Law at Washington University in St. Louis. He is currently serving as Vice Dean of the School of Law and Professor of Political Science.
Martin’s five year appointment will begin on July 1. He will also be appointed as a tenured professor of political science in LSA.
“I cannot begin to tell you how thrilled I am to take on this important leadership role at the University of Michigan,” Martin said. “The liberal arts are vitally important to society, and I look forward to working with my new colleagues to build on the extraordinary strengths of LSA”
Martin has a B.A. in mathematics and political science from the College of William and Mary and a Ph.D. in political science from Washington University in St. Louis