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Hillman named as next dean of W.P. Carey School

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- Amy Hillman will be the next dean of Arizona State University's W.P. Carey School of Business.

Hillman is a management professor and currently second in command of the school.

As dean, she'll succeed Robert Mittelstadt on Jan. 1.

Mittelstadt is retiring from the business school.

However, university President Michael Crowe says Mittelstadt will work on special projects and advise him and Provost Elizabeth Phillips.