Dr. Barry O’Brien has been named dean of the UNCP School of Business. Dr. O’Brien has been working in higher education for more than 38 years. He graduated from UNC Pembroke (then Pembroke State University) in 1975. Chancellor Robin Cummings says he’s excited to see an alumnus return to the campus in a leadership position. Dr. O’Brien was the dean of the School of Business at Francis Marion University for 14 years.