Liebschutz Appointed Associate
Dean for Career and Alumni Programs at UAlbany’s
Contact: Lisa James Goldsberry (518) 437-4980
ALBANY, N.Y. (August 11, 2004) -- David S.
Liebschutz has been appointed associate dean
for Career and Alumni Programs at the University
at Albany’s Rockefeller College of Public Affairs
and Policy. Liebschutz replaces Gretchen Manning,
who left the College to be the new executive
dean at Bunker Hill Community College in Boston.
Liebschutz holds law and policy degrees from
Duke University and an economics degree from
Yale. He has taught budget and finance classes
for Rockefeller College since January 2000 as
a public service professor. In addition, he
served as executive director of the University
at Albany Hillel for the past four years and
recently received two community awards for his
Prior to joining Hillel, he was the 1999 Ian
Axford Fellow in Wellington, New Zealand and
before that spent nearly 15 years in government-related
work in Albany and Washington D.C.
Ranked among the top-10 public affairs programs
in the nation, UAlbany's Nelson A. Rockefeller
College of Public Affairs & Policy's core
mission is to discover, communicate, and apply
knowledge about politics, governance, public
policy, and public management. The college directly
helps public managers, policymakers, and others
deal effectively with the challenges they face,
making democracy stronger and governments more
effective around the world. For more information
about the college, visit www.albany.edu/rockefeller/.