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Derek Aday Selected to Lead VIMS


The nationally renowned ecologist will be the next dean of the School of Marine Science and director of VIMS.

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Starting on September 1, 2021, William & Mary will welcome Dr. Derek Aday as the new dean of VIMS.

Dr. Aday is a well-known ecologist currently leading the applied ecology department at North Carolina State University. He is also director of the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center, a fellow of the American Fisheries Society and editor-in-chief of the society’s flagship journal.

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