An excellent choice. Congratulations Susan!
From the Christ College Facebook page:
Congratulations to Susan VanZanten Ph.D, Christ College’s next, and first female, Dean!
Professor VanZanten previously served as professor of English and interim co-chair of the languages, cultures, and linguistics department at Seattle Pacific University.
Professor VanZanten’s area of expertise is African literature, American literature, and literary criticism and she is currently a senior mentor in the Lilly Graduate Fellows program.
We extend a warm welcome to Professor VanZanten, and congratulate her on her new position, effective July 1st 2018.