Two finalists named for KSU Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs


Visits set for Kennesaw and Marietta campuses

KENNESAW, Ga. (Jan 17, 2019) — Two finalists have been named in the search for Kennesaw State’s next provost and vice president of academic affairs. Each candidate will visit the Kennesaw and Marietta campuses to meet with various campus constituencies. As part of the on-campus interview process, each candidate also will hold public presentations, which are open to all KSU faculty, staff, and students.

The presentations will be held at 10:15-11:15 a.m. in the Convocation Center on the Kennesaw Campus and 3:30-4:30 p.m. in the Engineering and Technology Center on the Marietta Campus (Q202) on the following dates:

January 22

Dr. Kathy Schwaig, Dean of the Michael J. Coles College of Business, Kennesaw State University

January 24

Dr. Jonathan Tubman, Vice Provost for Research and Dean of Graduate Studies, American University

The search committee includes representation from faculty, staff, administrators, and students.

Details of the schedule and biographies for each finalist are available at


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