|FSU Professor Emmanuel Collins and FSU Professor Bruce Locke|
|Selection process for FAMU-FSU College of Engineering dean since 1987|
“Arresting the decline in FAMU’s student body means hiring new faculty, which is an important factor in attracting students. The dean has the responsibility of approving vacant and new line items. Gaining the responsibility of selecting the dean will help to address this issue,” a FAMU press release said.
But “gaining the responsibility of selecting the dean” isn’t what happened at FAMU.