Finalists named in search for Kennesaw State vice president for research
Three candidates to visit University the week of Dec. 3
KENNESAW, Ga. (Nov 29, 2018) — Three finalists have been named in the search for Kennesaw State’s next vice president for research. Each candidate will visit the University to meet with various constituencies. As part of the on-campus interview, each candidate will hold a public presentation, which is open to all KSU faculty, staff, and students.
The presentation schedule is as follows:
Monday, Dec. 3, from 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. – Kennesaw Campus in Prillaman Hall, Room 1000
Mohamed O. Elasri, Ph.D., Professor and Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Education, University of Southern Mississippi
Thursday, Dec. 6, from 1 p.m - 2 p.m. – Kennesaw Campus in Prillaman Hall, Room 1000
Phaedra Shaffer Corso, Ph.D., UGA Foundation Professor in Human Health, Department of Health Policy and Management; Associate Director, Owens Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia
Friday, Dec. 7, from 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. – Marietta Campus in the Engineering Technology Center (Q Building), Room 202
Laura B. Regassa, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Biology, Georgia Southern University; and Lead Program Director, Division of Graduate Education, National Science Foundation
Details of the schedule and CVs for each finalist are available at http://vpresearchsearch.kennesaw.edu/.
A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.