University of Alabama communications program interim dean http://apr.org en UA Journalism Professor to be Interim Dean http://apr.org/post/ua-journalism-professor-be-interim-dean <p>A University of Alabama journalism professor has been named interim dean of the university's communications program.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The Tuscaloosa News reports (http://bit.ly/1fdCHHR ) Jennifer Greer will take the helm of the College of Communication and Information Sciences on Sept. 1. Greer chairs the school's journalism department.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Greer will replace outgoing Dean Loy Singleton who's set to retire on Oct. 31. She will work with Singleton until his retirement and then will run the college until a permanent replacement is found.<br> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 12:32:57 +0000 The Associated Press 36695 at http://apr.org UA Journalism Professor to be Interim Dean