MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Corey Farris has been named West Virginia University's permanent dean of students.
WVU Vice President of Student Affairs Ken Gray announced Farris' appointment Wednesday.
Farris has served as interim dean since the division was reorganized in September 2010.
Farris will handle issues such as student discipline, support and guidance. He'll serve as a liaison between students, university administrators and community officials.
He has worked in various roles at the university since 1991. Farris has a bachelor's degree in business administration from WVU and a master's degree in student personnel from Ohio State University.