Writing a tribute to former acting deans is a challenge: usually, it is troubled times that push them to the fore, and one measure of success is how quickly they can bow out and turn over the reins to a permanent successor.
"Acting Dean I Have Known, 1978-79, 1984-85 & 1985-86,"
Nova Law Review: Vol. 17
, Article 5.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/nlr/vol17/iss4/5