Dr. Bryan Beyer has been named the interim dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Columbia International University, effective May 16.
Beyer also serves as the Biblical Languages program director in CIU Seminary & School of Missions. He has been a professor at CIU since 1985, and served as undergraduate dean from 1994-2001, and as dean of students from 2001-2004.
Beyer replaces Dr. Pat Blewett who is moving to a church ministry in Nebraska in July.
CIU President Dr. Bill Jones says a search has been launched for a permanent dean of the College of Arts and Sciences.