STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Mississippi State University (MSU) hired Lis Pankl to be the new dean of libraries.
She will begin her new role on Jan. 1, 2022, MSU President Mark Keenum announced on Wednesday, Oct. 13.
Pankl works at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville as a professor and dean of Library and Information Services.
She previously spent time at the University of Utah, Stony Brook University, Kansas State University (KSU) and Louisiana State University.
She holds degrees from KSU, Utah, the University of North Texas, Abilene Christian University and Washington State University.